Severe Thunderstorms and Locally Heavy Rainfall Shifts from the Plains to Mid Mississippi Valley on Monday

A strong upper disturbance will depart the central Rockies into the central Plains to form a rather wound-up area of low pressure on Monday. This will shift the chances for severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall from portions of the central and southern Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley.
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Last Update: 221 AM PDT Mon Jun 25 2018

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Medford, OR Local Forecast Office

21NM S Port Orford OR

Marine Zone Forecast

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY

Synopsis: Small craft advisory level winds and steep seas will continue south of Cape Blanco through Monday. Winds and seas increase again Monday with gusty north winds and steep seas expected south of Cape Blanco. As the thermal trough strengthens, winds and seas will increase further Tuesday into Wednesday with gales possible from Gold Beach south.

Today
NW wind 20 to 25 kt...rising to 30 kt late afternoon. Within 5 nm of brookings southward, NW wind 10 to 15 kt...rising to 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 4 to 7 ft. NW swell 1 ft at 9 seconds...building to 2 to 3 ft at 13 seconds. Patchy fog early in the morning. Slight chance of drizzle before sunrise. Slight chance of rain through the day.
Tonight
NW wind 30 kt...becoming N after midnight. Within 5 nm of brookings southward, NW wind 20 to 25 kt...becoming N 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 4 to 7 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 11 seconds.
Tue
N wind 20 to 25 kt until late afternoon. Wind 30 kt late in the afternoon. Within 5 nm of brookings southward, NW wind 10 to 20 kt until late afternoon. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.
Tue Night
N gales 35 kt...easing to 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Within 5 nm of brookings southward, NW wind 30 kt... Becoming N 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 7 to 10 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft.
Wed
N wind 20 kt...rising to 25 kt in the afternoon. Within 5 nm of brookings southward, N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft.
Wed Night
N wind 20 to 25 kt except N 15 to 20 kt within 5 nm of brookings southward. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. NW swell 3 ft.
Thu
N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 2 ft... Building to W 4 ft.
Fri
N wind 15 kt...backing to NW in the afternoon, then... Rising to 25 kt in the evening...becoming N after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft...building to 6 ft in the evening, then... Subsiding to 4 ft after midnight. W swell 3 to 4 ft.
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Last Update: 221 AM PDT Mon Jun 25 2018
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