Potential for Severe Weather and Heavy Rain in the South this Weekend

A low pressure system moving across the southern Gulf States will bring a threat of isolated severe thunderstorms containing hail and damaging winds this weekend. Fire Weather threats remain elevated for portions of western Texas and along the New Mexico border on Saturday. Cooler than normal temperatures continue in the east, while above normal temperatures are forecast for the west coast.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 359 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

6NM WSW Tangier Island VA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: ANZ600-212030- 359 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018 .Synopsis for Fenwick Island DE to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nautical miles Including Virginia Portion of the Chesapeake Bay Currituck Sound and Portions of the James, York, and Rappahannock rivers... High pressure builds into and over the area today through Sunday. Low pressure tracks from the Gulf Coast states northeast up along the East Coast Monday through Wednesday. $$

Through 7 Am
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
Today
N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2 ft in the late morning and afternoon.
Tonight
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
Sun
W winds 5 kt, becoming N late in the morning, then becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
Sun Night
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
Mon
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Mon Night
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Tue
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain in the morning, then rain likely in the afternoon.
Tue Night
E winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Rain likely.
Wed
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft. Rain likely in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon.
Wed Night
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
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Last Update: 359 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018
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