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: 1239 AM EDT Fri Sep 21 2018

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10NM SE Ocean City Inlet MD

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Synopsis: ANZ600-211715- 1239 AM EDT Fri Sep 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... High pressure slides offshore tonight into Friday. A cold front will approach from the north Saturday, and cross the area Sunday, before stalling over the area early next week. $$

Rest Of Tonight
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 4 ft. Mainly NE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
Fri
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Mainly E swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
Fri Night
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt in the late evening and overnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
Sat
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt late in the morning, then becoming N early in the afternoon, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
Sat Night
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers after midnight.
Sun
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
Sun Night
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. A chance of showers.
Mon
E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. A chance of showers.
Mon Night
E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. A chance of showers.
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Last Update: 1239 AM EDT Fri Sep 21 2018
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