Threat For Severe Thunderstorms For The Mid Atlantic And Northeast; Hurricane Lane Continues Westward Across the Central Pacific

Showers and thunderstorms will impact the Mid Atlantic and Northeast U.S. on Tuesday. Some of the storms could produce damaging winds, large hail, and heavy rainfall. Localized flooding will be possible. The major I-95 cities from Washington D.C. to New York could be impacted. Major Hurricane Lane will turn northwest and could impact the Hawaiian Islands late week and into the weekend.
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Last Update: 646 AM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018

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...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...
Synopsis: ANZ600-212330- 646 AM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018 .Synopsis for Fenwick Island DE to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nautical miles Including Virginia Portion of the Chesapeake Bay Currituck Sound and Portions of the James, York, and Rappahannock rivers... A frontal boundary stalled near the Virginia and North Carolina border will lift back north as a warm front today. A cold front crosses the area on Wednesday. High pressure will build into and across the region from the west Thursday through Saturday. $$

Today
SE winds 10 to 15 kt increasing to 15 to 20 kt late. seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds. Isolated tstms this morning. Scattered showers. Scattered tstms this afternoon.
Tonight
SW winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds. Showers and tstms likely.
Wed
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
Wed Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt increasing to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas around 4 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.
Thu
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Thu Night
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE late. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Fri
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Fri Night
E winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Sat
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Sat Night
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 646 AM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018
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