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.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
Marine Zone Forecast
The Approximate Shoreward Edge of the Gulf Stream as of August 18...
3 NM South of Dry Tortugas Light...on Loggerhead Key. 20 NM South of Cosgrove Shoal Light...off the Marquesas Keys. 13 NM South of Sand Key Light...off Key West. 4 NM South of Looe Key...off Big Pine Key. 5 NM South of Sombrero Key Light...off Marathon. 1 NM Southeast of Alligator Reef Light...off Islamorada. 1 NM Southeast of Molasses Reef Light...off Key Largo. Less than 1 NM East of Carysfort Reef Light...off Ocean Reef.
Gulf Stream Information Courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.