An Enduring Heat Wave Begins for Texas and Southern Plains

Starting today, a blazing Heat Wave will consume much of the Southern Plains and Lower MS Valley through early next week, especially for TX. Numerous Excessive Heat Warnings, Watches and Advisories are in effect for the mid-section of TX and OK and these hazards will only become more widespread. Expect record Highs temps and very dangerous Heat Indices, both surging well north of triple digits.
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Last Update: 116 PM EDT Wed Jul 18 2018

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Synopsis: ANZ200-190600- 116 PM EDT Wed Jul 18 2018 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... Cold front pushes offshore this morning with the last of scattered shower activity. High pressure, generally light winds, and pleasant weather persists through the remainder of the work week. Beginning Saturday night into most of next week, persistently breezy S winds ushers N warm, muggy air along with chances of showers and thunder- storms. For information on possible hazardous weather beyond the 24-36 hour forecast period, please visit www.weather.gov/boston and follow the Current Hazards link above the map on the left. $$

This Afternoon
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Tonight
NW winds around 5 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves around 2 ft.
Thu
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves around 2 ft.
Thu Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Fri
SW winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves around 2 ft.
Fri Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Sat
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Sat Night
E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
Sun
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
Sun Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height.

Seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height.
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Last Update: 116 PM EDT Wed Jul 18 2018
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