Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats From the Lower Mississippi Valley Into the Mid-Atlantic; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy rainfall will continue through midweek from the lower Mississippi Valley to the Mid-Atlantic. Elevated to critical fire weather threat continues across the Central Great Basin and the Central Rockies; and there is an elevated fire risk from southwestern Oregon to northern California. Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and the Carolinas.
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Coastal Waters Forecast for S of Ocracoke Inlet NC to Cape Lookout NC out to 20 nm (AMZ156) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: S of Ocracoke Inlet NC to Cape Lookout NC out to 20 nm (AMZ156)
Issued by: National Weather Service Morehead City, NC
Last Update: 1047 AM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018




Rest Of Today: E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers late this morning, then a chance of showers with isolated tstms this afternoon.

Tonight: E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft, building to 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. A slight chance of showers in the evening, then a chance of showers with isolated tstms after midnight.

Tue: SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. Showers likely. A slight chance of tstms in the morning, then tstms likely in the afternoon.

Tue Night: S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. Showers and tstms likely, mainly in the evening.

Wed: W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft. adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms.

Wed Night: SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms.

Thu: SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms.

Fri: W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of tstms. A chance of showers. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



Zone Forecast: S of Ocracoke Inlet NC to Cape Lookout NC out to 20 nm (AMZ156)

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