Severe Storms And Heavy Rain Is Expected In The Central/Southern Plains; Locally Heavy Rain/Scattered Storms In East/South; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West

Late afternoon and evening severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall is expected from the Front Range of the Central/Southern Rockies into the High Plains. Meanwhile in the East and South, a slow moving front will trigger scattered storms with locally heavy rain. Finally, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in the West are requiring alerts throughout the region and even into the Upper Midwest.
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Last Update: 238 PM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018

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Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: High pressure will remain over the region for the next several days. Winds and seas will be briefly higher in or near thunderstorms, but otherwise no headlines are expected.

Tonight
Northwest winds around 10 knots then becoming east around 5 knots after midnight, then becoming southeast around 5 knots toward morning. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Sunday
Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest around 10 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Sunday Night
West winds around 5 knots then becoming southeast after midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Monday
Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming southwest late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Monday Night
West winds around 5 knots then becoming southeast around 5 knots toward morning. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered thunderstorms in the evening. Isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
Tuesday
Southeast winds around 5 knots then becoming west around 5 knots late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
West winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated thunderstorms.
Wednesday
West winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Southwest winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated thunderstorms.
Thursday
Southwest winds around 5 knots. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered thunderstorms.
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Last Update: 238 PM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018
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