Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Last Update: 649 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

12NM SSE Chincoteague VA

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

Synopsis: A STATIONARY FRONT REMAINS NEAR THE VIRGINIA NORTH CAROLINA BORDER TODAY. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE AREA TONIGHT AND SATURDAY. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE APPROACHES THE REGION FROM THE WEST SUNDAY...PUSHING ANOTHER COLD FRONT ACROSS THE REGION EARLY NEXT WEEK.

Today
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds. Isolated showers in the morning.
Tonight
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft...with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A slight chance of showers in the evening.
Sat
NE winds 15 kt...diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Sat Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers in the evening...then showers likely after midnight.
Sun
SE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the late morning and afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
Sun Night
S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of tstms in the evening. Showers likely.
Mon
W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely in the morning...then a chance of showers in the afternoon.
Mon Night
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
Tue
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.
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Last Update: 649 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016
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