Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail.
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Last Update: 643 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

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Synopsis: ANZ600-171815- 643 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017 .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... High pressure slides offshore through tonight. The next cold front approaches from the northwest on Friday and then drops across the waters Friday night and stalls near the Mid Atlantic coast through Sunday morning. High pressure rebuilds over the area for late in the weekend into early next week. $$

Today
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
Tonight
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A chance of showers after midnight.
Fri
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
Fri Night
S winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely with a chance of tstms until early morning, then a chance of showers late.
Sat
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds in the morning. A chance of showers early in the morning.
Sat Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Sun
NW winds 5 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.
Sun Night
S winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Mon
S winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.
Mon Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 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: 643 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017
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