Multi-Day Heavy Rain in the Mid-South; Strong Winds and Lingering Snow in the West
Several bands of heavy rain may cause flash flooding in the Mid-South. A potent storm will bring strong winds and critical fire weather threats into the Southwest, and damaging Santa Ana winds to southern California. Heavy mountain snow will linger across the North and Central Rockies and Inter-Mountain West. A Wintery mix is also possible in the Appalachians and portions of the Northeast.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.
Last Update: 12:46 pm EST Feb 27, 2021
Forecast Valid: 3pm EST Feb 27, 2021-6pm EST Mar 5, 2021
.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...Wind gusts to around 25 kt and locally higher seas.
The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of Feb 27, 2021 at 1200 UTC...
9 nautical miles northeast of Fowey Rocks. 13 nautical miles east northeast of Port Everglades. 5 nautical miles east of Lake Worth. 8 nautical miles east southeast of Jupiter Inlet.
This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.
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