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: 856 PM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

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Synopsis: Surface high pressure from the Atlantic extending west across the central peninsula and into the Gulf will lift slowly north to lie across the northern waters tonight through the end of the week. The high will sink back to the central Gulf waters during the upcoming weekend. Light southeast to southerly winds and slight seas can be expected over the waters each day with an onshore sea breeze component developing along the coast each afternoon. Wind and seas will be higher near thunderstorms, otherwise no headlines are expected.

Rest Of Tonight
Winds becoming east around 10 knots. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms until midnight.
Thursday
Southeast winds around 10 knots becoming southwest late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Thursday Night
West winds around 5 knots becoming east 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered thunderstorms in the evening.
Friday
Southeast winds around 10 knots becoming west 5 to 10 knots late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop. Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Northwest winds around 5 knots becoming east in the late evening and overnight. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated thunderstorms.
Saturday
East winds around 5 knots becoming southwest around 10 knots late in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters a light chop. isolated thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
West winds around 5 knots becoming northeast overnight. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated thunderstorms.
Sunday
Southeast winds around 5 knots becoming southwest 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Southwest winds around 5 knots becoming southeast after midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth. Scattered thunderstorms in the evening, then isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
Monday
Southeast winds around 5 knots becoming southwest 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. Isolated thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon.
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Last Update: 856 PM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018
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