Severe thunderstorms possible from the central Plains to the upper Midwest

Severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, heavy rainfall, and a few isolated tornadoes will be possible this afternoon into tonight from the central Plains to the upper Midwest. The threat is expected to shift east into the Great Lakes region by Friday. In addition, heavy rainfall could cause localized flooding concerns.
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Last Update: 408 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

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Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: A large high pressure system will transition offshore of the Mid-Atlantic Seaboard through Thursday promoting a local onshore wind flow. As the high pressure center shifts seaward through late week, local winds will veer to the east and then southeast with a freshening onshore flow. The remnant moisture from an old frontal trough will support scattered to occasionally numerous showers and storms.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...None.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream based on the Real Time Ocean Forecast System as of Monday June 26th.

44 nautical miles east of Ponce Inlet. 28 nautical miles east of Port Canaveral. 23 nautical miles east of Sebastian Inlet. 13 nautical miles east of Fort Pierce Inlet. 9 nautical miles east of Saint Lucie Inlet.

Today
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a dominant period 7 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal waters. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Tonight
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a dominant period 5 seconds. Mostly smooth on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
Thursday
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. A light chop on the intracoastal waters. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
East winds 5 knots becoming southeast 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Mostly smooth on the intracoastal waters. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
Friday
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. A light chop on the intracoastal waters. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Friday Night
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Saturday
South winds 5 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Sunday
South winds 5 knots becoming southeast in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
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Last Update: 408 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017
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