Heavy Rainfall and Severe Thunderstorms Possible Across the Central U.S.; Hurricane Lane Continues Westward Across the Central Pacific

An area of low pressure moving across the Central U.S. will continue to bring heavy rainfall and flash flooding across parts of that region, along with the threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening. Meanwhile, swells from Hurricane Lane are reaching parts of Hawaii today, with some additional impacts possible later this week, depending on the storm's track.
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nm (ANZ658) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nm (ANZ658)
Issued by: National Weather Service Wakefield, VA
Last Update: 555 PM EDT Mon Aug 20 2018
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Tonight: S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly NE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. Isolated tstms early this evening. A slight chance of showers this evening. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms after midnight.

Tue: SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt late. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.

Tue Night: SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the late evening and overnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.

Wed: SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.

Wed Night: SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

Thu: N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Thu Night: NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Fri: NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Fri Night: E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



Zone Forecast: Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nm (ANZ658)

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