An Enduring Heat Wave Begins for Texas and Southern Plains

Starting today, a blazing Heat Wave will consume much of the Southern Plains and Lower MS Valley through early next week, especially for TX. Numerous Excessive Heat Warnings, Watches and Advisories are in effect for the mid-section of TX and OK and these hazards will only become more widespread. Expect record Highs temps and very dangerous Heat Indices, both surging well north of triple digits.
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Last Update: 621 PM EDT Wed Jul 18 2018

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Synopsis: AMZ300-191015- 621 PM EDT Wed Jul 18 2018 .Synopsis for the coastal waters of south coastal South Carolina and north coastal Georgia... A cold front will approach the region from the north tonight and will stall over or close our area Thursday and Thursday night. The front will then slowly lift north as a warm front Friday. A trough of low pressure will then persist into the middle of next week. $$

Tonight
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt N late. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of tstms. Showers likely, mainly this evening.
Thu
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the morning, then showers and tstms likely in the afternoon.
Thu Night
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Showers and tstms likely.
Fri
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft. Showers and tstms likely.
Fri Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers and tstms likely.
Sat
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers and tstms likely, mainly in the morning.
Sat Night
SW winds 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Showers and tstms likely.
Sun
SW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
Sun Night
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
Mon
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
Mon Night
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers and tstms. mariners are reminded that winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

Mariners are reminded that winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 621 PM EDT Wed Jul 18 2018
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