Lingering Heavy Rain Threat Along the Central Gulf Coast; Rain in the Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather

Locally heavy rainfall may bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast today and Saturday from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain with the arrival of cooler temperatures to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains.
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Charleston, SC Local Forecast Office

5NM N North Edisto Nearshore Reef MR

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Today

    Scattered Thunderstorms

    Light Wind
    < 1ft
  • Tonight

    Slight Chc Thunderstorms

    SSW 6ktWinds Decreasing
    < 1ft
  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Winds IncreasingENE 7kt
    < 1ft
  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Light Wind
    < 1ft
  • Sunday

    Showers Likely

    ENE 10kt
    < 1ft
  • Sunday
    Night

    Showers Likely

    E 8kt
    < 1ft
  • Monday

    Showers Likely

    E 12kt
    < 1ft
  • Monday
    Night

    Showers Likely

    E 9kt
    < 1ft
  • Tuesday

    Showers Likely

    E 10kt
    < 1ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 9:46 am EDT Sep 17, 2021
Forecast Valid: 11am EDT Sep 17, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 23, 2021

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: AMZ300-180230- 917 AM EDT Fri Sep 17 2021 .Synopsis for the coastal waters of south coastal South Carolina and north coastal Georgia... Weak high pressure will persist across inland areas while low pressure passes well offshore through late this week. High pressure will then expand across the region this weekend into early next week, before a cold front shifts across the area during the second half of next week. $$

Today
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight
SSW wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the evening. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming ENE 5 to 7 kt in the morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
ENE wind 6 to 10 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
E wind around 8 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday
E wind 8 to 12 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
E wind 7 to 9 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday
E wind 7 to 10 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Seas 1 ft or less.

Mariners are reminded that winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

*Notices:

  1. This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
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Point Forecast: 32.6°N 80.11°W
Last Update: 9:46 am EDT Sep 17, 2021
Forecast Valid: 11am EDT Sep 17, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 23, 2021
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