Enhanced Risk for Severe Thunderstorms Across the Upper Midwest; Flash Flooding Possible from the Upper Midwest to Southern Plains and Desert Southwest Through Friday
Portions of the Upper Midwest will see an increased threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening, with a few strong tornadoes possible. The same region remains on alert for additional flash flood concerns. Heavy rainfall may lead to flash flooding across the Desert Southwest today, and Southern Plains by Friday. Finally, Major-to-record river flooding continues across the Carolinas.
|NWS Forecast for: S of Currituck Beach Light NC to Oregon Inlet NC out to 20 nm (AMZ150)|
Issued by: National Weather Service Morehead City, NC
Last Update: 930 AM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018
Rest Of Today: NE winds around 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds.
Tonight: NE winds around 15 kt, diminishing to around 10 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 6 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds.
Fri: NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds.
Fri Night: SE winds around 5 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds.
Sat: W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Sat Night: SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas around 4 ft.
Sun: NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 4 ft. A chance of showers.
Mon: E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
|Zone Forecast: S of Currituck Beach Light NC to Oregon Inlet NC out to 20 nm (AMZ150)|
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