Heavy Rainfall And Severe Weather Potential Continues From The Plains To The Mississippi Valley; Dry Out West

A low pressure system over the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy rainfall and flash flooding concerns through Friday. In addition, the threat for severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds and large hail will continue. Fire threats remain high across parts of the West with hot and dry conditions expected.
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Last Update: 927 PM CDT Wed Aug 15 2018

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Synopsis: A broad surface ridge of high pressure over the western Atlantic will continue to stretch west over the north central and eastern gulf through the remainder of the week. A light to occasionaly moderate southerly wind flow will continue with this pattern through the weekend. Winds and waves will be locally higher in and around scattered to occasionaly numerous showers and thunderstorms through the forecast period.

Rest Of Tonight
South winds 8 to 13 knots. Seas around 1 foot. Dominant wave period 3 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Thursday
South winds 8 to 13 knots. Seas around 1 foot. Dominant wave period 3 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the morning, then chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
South winds 8 to 13 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 1 foot. Dominant wave period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Friday
South winds 3 to 8 knots increasing to 8 to 13 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant wave period 5 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Southwest winds 8 to 13 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Dominant wave period 6 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Saturday
Southwest winds 8 to 13 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Dominant wave period 5 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Southwest winds 8 to 13 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Dominant wave period 5 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Sunday
Southwest winds 8 to 13 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Dominant wave period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Southwest winds 8 to 13 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Monday
Southwest winds 8 to 13 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Southwest winds 8 to 13 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
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Last Update: 927 PM CDT Wed Aug 15 2018
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