Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Great Lakes into Ohio Valley; Heavy to Excessive Rainfall Over the Southern Plains

Severe thunderstorms will race along a cold front from the Upper Mississippi Valley into the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley with the main threat being damaging winds. The tail end of this front will possibly produce heavy to excessive rainfall across the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley through Saturday. Finally, Major-to-record river flooding continues across the Carolinas.
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Last Update: 953 PM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018

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4NM SSW Cape Fear Sea Buoy MR

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Synopsis: AMZ200-210915- 953 PM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018 .Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to South Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles... High pressure will prevail through Saturday. The high will shift offshore over the weekend, bringing increasing moisture and rain chances Sunday and Monday. Moderate E and SE winds are expected through the period. $$

Overnight
E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 kt late. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Fri
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Fri Night
E winds 10 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Sat
NE winds 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Sat Night
SE winds 10 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas 2 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms.
Sun
NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
Sun Night
E winds 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
Mon
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
Tue
E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 953 PM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018
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