Severe Thunderstorms Possible From The Plains To The Great Lakes, Heat Wave To Continue Over The Southern U.S.

Scattered strong to severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, isolated tornadoes, and heavy rainfall will be possible through tonight from the central Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. The heavy rainfall could lead to localized flash flooding. Excessive heat will persist across the southern Plains and Desert Southwest early this week.
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Last Update: 401 PM EDT Sun Aug 18 2019

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6NM SW Chesapeake Light VA

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Synopsis: ANZ600-190915- 401 PM EDT Sun Aug 18 2019 .Synopsis for Fenwick Island DE to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nautical miles Including Virginia Portion of the Chesapeake Bay Currituck Sound and Portions of the James, York, and Rappahannock rivers... Low pressure lifts northeast away from the Virginia Capes tonight. High pressure returns on Monday. $$

Through 7 Pm
NE winds 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms.
Tonight
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly E swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
Mon
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
Mon Night
SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
Tue
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
Tue Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Wed
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Wed Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
Thu
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
Thu Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Showers and tstms likely. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 401 PM EDT Sun Aug 18 2019
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