Severe weather threat shifts east into Mississippi Valley on Wednesday

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center expects an enhanced risk of severe weather on Wednesday. The area of greatest concern is from central Missouri through Arkansas into eastern Texas and Louisiana. In this area, damaging winds, very large hail and isolated tornadoes are all possible.
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Last Update: 859 AM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

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30NM WNW North Bend OR

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...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...

Synopsis: LONG PERIOD WEST SWELL WILL MAKE BAR CROSSINGS HAZARDOUS TODAY. SEAS WILL REMAIN HIGH AND STEEP THROUGH TONIGHT. A FRONT WILL BRING ADVISORY STRENGTH SOUTHERLY WINDS TODAY FOR AREAS FROM GOLD BEACH NORTHWARD. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD WEST OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY BRINGING NORTH WINDS. A DISTURBANCE MOVES ACROSS THE AREA LATE SATURDAY AND SUNDAY. HIGH AND VERY LONG PERIOD WEST SWELL IS EXPECTED THIS WEEKEND.

Today
S wind 30 kt...becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 7 to 9 ft...subsiding to 5 to 8 ft in the afternoon. Swell W 12 to 13 ft at 15 seconds. Rain.
Tonight
W wind 15 kt...veering to NW in the late evening and overnight. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. Swell W 10 to 11 ft at 14 seconds. Slight chance of rain in the evening. Isolated tstms after midnight.
Thu
NW wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Swell W 8 to 9 ft at 13 seconds. Slight chance of showers.
Thu Night
N wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft in the evening... Becoming 2 ft or less. Swell W 7 to 8 ft.
Fri
NE wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell W 7 ft.
Fri Night
NW wind 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell W 5 to 6 ft. Slight chance of showers in the evening.
Sat
W wind 5 kt...veering to N in the afternoon, then...rising to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less... Becoming 3 to 4 ft. Swell W 6 ft...building to W 12 ft and SW 6 ft.
Sun
N wind 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell W 13 to 14 ft.
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Last Update: 859 AM PDT WED MAR 29 2017
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