A Powerful Storm System To Impact the Southern Plains through the Gulf Coast

A vigorous storm system will develop over the southern Plains today, bringing strong winds and fire weather concerns from southeast New Mexico to south Texas, as well as a risk of severe storms and heavy rainfall from the ArkLaTex to the central Gulf Coast. The severe storm and heavy rainfall threat will spread across the Southeast on Friday.

Last Update: 346 PM EST Thu Dec 13 2018

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14NM ENE Lewisetta VA

Marine Zone Forecast

Synopsis: High pressure over New England will slide off the coast tonight. Low pressure near the ArkLaTex region will travel through the Tennessee Valley on Friday, nearing the waters Friday night into Saturday, bringing unsettled weather. Conditions will remain unsettled into Sunday before high pressure builds over the waters early next week. Small Craft Advisory conditions likely for portions of the waters Friday night through Monday.

Rest Of This Afternoon
SE winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
E winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain likely.
Fri Night
E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Rain.
E winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 3 ft... Subsiding to 1 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
Sat Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Showers.
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers likely through the day, then a chance of showers through the night.
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft...building to 4 ft.
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Last Update: 346 PM EST Thu Dec 13 2018
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