Ophelia Impacting the East; Heavy Rainfall and Severe Threats for the Center of the Nation
Heavy rain, gusty winds, storm surge, high surf and rip currents that could be life threatening, will affect the Mid-Atlantic through this weekend. For the center of the nation, a cold front will focus showers and thunderstorms, some severe with excessive rainfall and flash flooding, through the weekend. Meanwhile, much cooler temperatures and a wet weather pattern enters the Pacific Northwest.
|NWS Forecast for: Delaware Bay waters south of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE (ANZ431)|
Issued by: National Weather Service Philadelphia, PA
Last Update: 1002 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2023
Rest Of Today: NE winds 30 to 35 kt with gusts up to 50 kt, diminishing to 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 50 kt this afternoon. Waves 4 to 7 ft. Periods of rain. A chance of tstms this afternoon.
Tonight: NE winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, becoming E 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt after midnight. Waves 4 to 7 ft. Periods of rain with a chance of tstms.
Sun: SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 ft. Rain likely in the morning, then showers likely in the afternoon.
Sun Night: SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
Mon: N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
Mon Night: NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
Tue: NE winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
Wed: NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers in the morning. A chance of showers after midnight. winds and waves higher in and near tstms.
|Zone Forecast: Delaware Bay waters south of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE (ANZ431)|
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