Additional Rain and Ongoing Flooding in Texas; Snow in the Southern Rockies

The heavy rain in central Texas will shift slightly providing some relief to flood ravaged areas. Flooding and flash flooding will still be possible across portions of Texas. An upper level low will move east from southern California, which will allow California offshore winds to ease reducing fire weather threats. As this system moves east, snow will increase across the Southern Rockies.
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Last Update: 611 AM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

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...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...
Synopsis: A cold front will cross the Middle Atlantic region this afternoon. It will be followed by high pressure from the Ohio Valley which will be across the area through Friday. Another low pressure system and cold front will affect our area Friday night and Saturday. More high pressure will move in for the end of the weekend and into early next week.

Today
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then 3 to 4 ft late this morning and afternoon. Swell mainly from the NW with a dominant period of 10 seconds. a slight chance of rain early this morning.
Tonight
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Swell mainly from the NW with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
Thu
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Swell mainly from the NW with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
Thu Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Swell mainly from the NW with a dominant period of 11 seconds.
Fri
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft or less.
Fri Night
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
Sat
W winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers.
Sat Night
NW winds around 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.
Sun
NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Sun Night
NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
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Last Update: 611 AM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018
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