A Powerful Storm System To Impact the Southern Plains through the Gulf Coast

A vigorous storm system will develop over the southern Plains today, bringing strong winds and fire weather concerns from southeast New Mexico to south Texas, as well as a risk of severe storms and heavy rainfall from the ArkLaTex to the central Gulf Coast. The severe storm and heavy rainfall threat will spread across the Southeast on Friday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 848 AM CST Thu Dec 13 2018

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12NM NW New Orleans LA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: A strong low pressure area and associated cold front will move generally west to east across northern and eastern Texas today and the lower Mississippi valley and central Gulf coast region Friday and Friday night. High pressure will build over the region Sunday into early next week.

Rest Of Today
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms early in the morning. Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon.
Tonight
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms early in the evening. Chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the late evening and overnight.
Friday
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of thunderstorms early in the morning. Chance of showers through the day.
Friday Night
West winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the evening.
Saturday
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Saturday Night
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Sunday
Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Sunday Night
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Monday
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Monday Night
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds.
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Last Update: 848 AM CST Thu Dec 13 2018
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