Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.
Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms.
|NWS Forecast for: Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-North Carolina border out to 20 nm (ANZ656)|
Issued by: National Weather Service Wakefield, VA
Last Update: 312 AM EDT SUN APR 30 2017
Through 7 Am: SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
Today: S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
Tonight: S winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
Mon: S winds 15 kt...increasing to 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Mon Night: SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. A chance of tstms. A chance of showers in the evening...then showers likely after midnight.
Tue: SW winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the late morning and afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Tue Night: SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Wed: W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
Wed Night: S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
Thu: SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon. winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.
|Zone Forecast: Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-North Carolina border out to 20 nm (ANZ656)|
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