Rain and Ongoing Flood Concerns in Texas

Pockets of moderate to heavy rain will persist in Texas through Friday and perhaps extend into the upcoming weekend. Gulf of Mexico moisture continues to overrun a stationary front to produce waves of precipitation. The most vulnerable location in Texas continues to be the saturated Hill Country in the central portion of the state. Flash Flood Watches are in effect here until Friday morning.
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Last Update: 1037 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

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Tallahassee, FL Local Forecast Office

15NM SW Steinhatchee FL

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: Moderate northeast winds between 15 and 19 knots along with seas between 3 and 5 feet, occasionally up to 6 feet, this morning will result in hazardous conditions for small craft over the offshore coastal waters through early afternoon. Winds and seas will gradually subside later this afternoon before increasing again tonight. This should bring a return to hazardous conditions for small craft tonight over the coastal waters as winds increase back to between 15 and 20 knots. Winds and seas will again decrease on Friday through Saturday morning.

A strong cold front will push through the coastal waters Saturday evening with strong winds and rough seas expected later Saturday night, through the remainder of the weekend, and into early next week. Small craft advisories will likely be needed for this time period.

Rest Of Today
Northeast winds 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 3 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. Slight chance of showers.
Tonight
East winds 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 3 seconds. Protected waters a moderate chop.
Friday
East winds 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 3 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. Slight chance of showers.
Friday Night
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Dominant period 3 seconds. Protected waters a light chop. Slight chance of showers.
Saturday
Light and variable winds becoming west 5 to 10 knots early in the afternoon, then becoming northwest 10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. Dominant period 3 seconds. Protected waters smooth. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant period 3 seconds. Protected waters a moderate chop. Slight chance of showers through the night.
Sunday
Northeast winds 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant period 3 seconds. Protected waters choppy.
Sunday Night
East winds 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant period 2 seconds. Protected waters choppy.
Monday
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant period 2 seconds. Protected waters a moderate chop.
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Last Update: 1037 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018
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