Additional Rain and Ongoing Flooding in Texas; Snow in the Southern Rockies

The heavy rain in central Texas will shift slightly providing some relief to flood ravaged areas. Flooding and flash flooding will still be possible across portions of Texas. An upper level low will move east from southern California, which will allow California offshore winds to ease reducing fire weather threats. As this system moves east, snow will increase across the Southern Rockies.
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Last Update: 702 AM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

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...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...
Synopsis: ANZ600-172330- 702 AM EDT Wed Oct 17 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... An area of low pressure moves off the coast early this morning, then Canadian high pressure builds into the Mid Atlantic region from the north this afternoon into tonight. High pressure remains over the region Thursday and Friday. The next cold front crosses the local area Saturday. $$

Today
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 11 seconds, building to 3 to 4 ft. Rain likely early this morning.
Tonight
NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
Thu
NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds, subsiding to 3 to 4 ft.
Thu Night
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
Fri
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.
Fri Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the late evening and overnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers after midnight.
Sat
SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.
Sat Night
W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Sun
NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Sun Night
NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
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Last Update: 702 AM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018
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