Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats Shift From Southern Plains to Lower Mississippi Valley; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will shift from the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will linger through the weekend across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina this weekend.
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Last Update: 620 AM EDT Sat Sep 22 2018

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...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

Synopsis: ANZ300-222315- 620 AM EDT Sat Sep 22 2018 .Synopsis for the Long Island Waters and New York Harbor... A cold front will pass through early this morning, and then stall south of Long Island into tonight. Meanwhile, high pressure will gradually build in from the Great Lakes through Sunday. A frontal system will then impact the area Tuesday into Wednesday, ending with a cold frontal passage Wednesday night. $$

Today
W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt late this morning and afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft this afternoon. Slight chance of showers early this morning.
Tonight
NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Sun
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Sun Night
NE winds around 5 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Mon
E winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft, building to 6 to 8 ft in the afternoon.
Mon Night
E winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
Tue
SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Chance of showers in the afternoon.
Tue Night
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. Chance of showers.
Wed
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 6 ft. Chance of showers. Chance of tstms in the afternoon.
Wed Night
W winds around 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas around 6 ft. Chance of showers. Chance of tstms in the evening. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 620 AM EDT Sat Sep 22 2018
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