Severe storms possible in Plains, Mid-Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday afternoon and evening across portions of the Central Plains and Mid-Mississippi River Valley. Large hail and damaging wind will be the main threats.
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Last Update: 941 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

10NM ESE Ocean City MD

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Synopsis: A WEAK COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE WEST THIS EVENING AND DROPS INTO THE REGION LATE TONIGHT. THE FRONT THEN STALLS AND WEAKENS NEAR THE MID ATLANTIC REGION WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY. HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS OVER THE WEEKEND.

Overnight
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds. Isolated showers and tstms in the late evening and early morning.
Wed
W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
Wed Night
NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Thu
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
Thu Night
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely with a chance of tstms.
Fri
S winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of tstms early in the morning. Showers likely until late afternoon. A chance of showers late.
Fri Night
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
Sat
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Sat Night
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Sun
NE winds 10 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.
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Last Update: 941 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015
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