Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain possible today across portions of the central plains and mid-Mississippi valley

Showers and thunderstorms are possible from the Upper Midwest to the central plains and mid-Mississippi valley today and into tonight. Some storms may be severe, and heavy rainfall is also possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 1040 AM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

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15NM WNW New Orleans LA

Marine Zone Forecast

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE HIGHEST TEN PERCENT OF THE WAVES.

Synopsis: HIGH PRESSURE WILL PREVAIL ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

Rest Of Today
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet dominant period 2 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Tonight
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less dominant period 2 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Thursday
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet dominant period 2 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast after midnight. Waves 1 foot or less dominant period 2 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Friday
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet dominant period 2 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet dominant period 2 seconds.
Saturday
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
Sunday
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
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Last Update: 1040 AM CDT WED AUG 24 2016
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