A Powerful Storm System To Impact the Southern Plains through the Gulf Coast

A vigorous storm system will develop over the southern Plains today, bringing strong winds and fire weather concerns from southeast New Mexico to south Texas, as well as a risk of severe storms and heavy rainfall from the ArkLaTex to the central Gulf Coast. The severe storm and heavy rainfall threat will spread across the Southeast on Friday.
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Last Update: 1010 AM EST Thu Dec 13 2018

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3NM W Cape Fear Sea Buoy MR

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...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY

Synopsis: AMZ200-132315- 1010 AM EST Thu Dec 13 2018 .Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to South Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles... High pressure will move offshore today while a warm front develops. Low pressure approaching from the Gulf Coast will move up through the Southeast Friday through this weekend. High pressure will build in from the west early next week. $$

Rest Of Today
NE winds 10 kt. Seas 1 foot.
Tonight
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft, building to 3 to 4 ft after midnight. A slight chance of rain in the evening, then a chance of rain after midnight.
Fri
SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, building to 5 to 8 ft in the afternoon. Showers in the morning, then showers with a slight chance of tstms in the afternoon with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Fri Night
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Showers with a slight chance of tstms. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm in the evening.
Sat
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Showers with a slight chance of tstms in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon.
Sat Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Sun
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Mon
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 1010 AM EST Thu Dec 13 2018
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