Blistering Heat Wave Across Southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley This Weekend; Wet Weather In The East

A scorching Heat Wave will continue across the southern tier of the country. Temperatures and Heat Indices will reach or easily surpass triple digits, as a ridge of high pressure dominates. Widespread Excessive Heat Warnings and Advisories are in effect, will persist and spread into the Southwest/CA next week. Meanwhile, locally heavy rain will be possible for the OH Valley/Mid-Atl/Northeast.
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Last Update: 153 PM AKDT Fri Jul 20 2018

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42NM N Point Lay AK

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: A 985 mb low 700 nm N of Demarcation Point will move NE into the Canadian Archipelago by Sat morning. High pressure will build in behind the low over the Arctic. A weather front will move NE across the Arctic Sat night and Sun as a 981 mb low moves NE across the NW Arctic.

Tonight
SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
Sat
SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
Sat Night
S winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
Sun
SW winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
Sun Night
SW winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
Mon
SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Mon Night
SW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
Tue
SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Wed
W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
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Last Update: 153 PM AKDT Fri Jul 20 2018
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