Heavy Rainfall, Flooding, And Severe Thunderstorm Threats From The Mid South To The Great Lakes Today And Tonight

A slow moving low pressure system and cold front will bring the potential for severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds and isolated tornadoes from portions of the Mid South to the Midwest and Great Lakes today and tonight. Heavy rainfall could also lead to flooding concerns. The severe weather threat will shift to the Mid Atlantic and Northeast on Wednesday.
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Last Update: 329 PM EDT Tue Sep 25 2018

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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

9NM SE Chincoteague VA

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

Synopsis: ANZ600-260815- 329 PM EDT Tue Sep 25 2018 .Synopsis for Fenwick Island DE to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nautical miles Including Virginia Portion of the Chesapeake Bay Currituck Sound and Portions of the James, York, and Rappahannock rivers... Strong high pressure moves eastward into the Canadian maritimes today. Low pressure approaches the Mid Atlantic coast from the southeast tonight, then recurves to the northeast and tracks across the Virginia Capes Wednesday. A cold front moves into the region Wednesday night, then stalls across the southern part of the local area Thursday. $$

Through 7 Pm
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. Mainly E swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. Scattered showers with a chance of tstms.
Tonight
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of tstms in the evening. Scattered showers.
Wed
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds. Scattered showers in the morning.
Wed Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds. Showers and tstms likely.
Thu
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds. Showers likely.
Thu Night
E winds 10 kt, becoming S late. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely.
Fri
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.
Fri Night
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.
Sat
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Sat Night
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 329 PM EDT Tue Sep 25 2018
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