Heat Continues For Parts Of Western & Southern U.S. While Monsoon Slowly Begins To Decrease

Another day of dangerous heat is in store for parts of the western and southern U.S. on Tuesday before a cooling trend begins Wednesday. Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect for northern CA and southwestern OR, while Heat Advisories cover parts of the southern Plains/Lower MS Valley. Meanwhile, monsoon will slowly taper off Tuesday in the Southwest, but isolated heavy rain remains possible.
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Last Update: 120 AM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018

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...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...
Synopsis: AMZ100-171330- 120 AM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018 .Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters... High pressure will remain offshore through Tuesday. A cold front will move in from the northwest Tuesday night and push through the region Wednesday. The front will remain stalled south of the area through late week, then lift back north this weekend. $$

Rest Of Tonight
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period 10 seconds. Scattered showers. Isolated tstms, then scattered tstms late.
Tue
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 3 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft in the afternoon. Dominant period 5 seconds. Scattered showers and tstms.
Tue Night
SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Scattered showers and tstms in the evening, then showers and tstms likely after midnight.
Wed
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Showers and tstms likely in the morning, then showers likely with a chance of tstms in the afternoon.
Wed Night
NE winds around 10 kt. Seas around 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms, mainly in the evening.
Thu
NE winds around 10 kt. Seas around 4 ft.
Thu Night
NE winds around 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
Fri
E winds around 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
Sat
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers and tstms, then showers and tstms likely. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 120 AM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018
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