Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding in the Central U.S.; A Dangerous Heatwave Coming to the West

Multiple rounds of widespread heavy rain, localized flash flooding, and severe thunderstorms are possible from the central Plains into the Great Lakes today, Friday and Saturday. A dangerous heatwave with record breaking and triple digit temperatures is expected this weekend into next week over the Northwest U.S. Excessive Heat Watches and Warnings have been issued.
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Last Update: 310 PM EDT Thu Jun 24 2021

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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

6NM SW Chesapeake Light VA

Marine Zone Forecast


...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
Synopsis: ANZ600-250815- 310 PM EDT Thu Jun 24 2021 .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... An area of low pressure moves north offshore of the Mid Atlantic coast through tonight. A trough of low pressure lingers across the region through the upcoming weekend. $$

Through 7 Pm
NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds.
Tonight
NE winds 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the late evening and overnight. Seas 4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds.
Fri
SE winds 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly E swell. Dominant period 7 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
Fri Night
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.
Sat
SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds.
Sat Night
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds.
Sun
SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
Sun Night
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
Mon
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 3 ft.
Mon Night
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 310 PM EDT Thu Jun 24 2021
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