Severe Storms And Heavy Rain Is Expected In The Central/Southern Plains; Locally Heavy Rain/Scattered Storms In East/South; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West

Late afternoon and evening severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall is expected from the Front Range of the Central/Southern Rockies into the High Plains. Meanwhile in the East and South, a slow moving front will trigger scattered storms with locally heavy rain. Finally, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in the West are requiring alerts throughout the region and even into the Upper Midwest.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 332 PM CDT Sat Aug 18 2018

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37NM S Houma LA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: A ridge of high pressure will prevail over the northern Gulf of Mexico through the weekend into early next week. A cold front will enter the coastal waters early Wednesday.

Tonight
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
Sunday
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
Monday
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers after midnight. Slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight.
Tuesday
West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight.
Wednesday
West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance of showers after midnight.
Thursday
North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east late in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. Chance of showers in the morning.
Thursday Night
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Slight chance of showers after midnight.
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Last Update: 332 PM CDT Sat Aug 18 2018
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