Fire Weather in the West; Strong to Severe Storms in Southern Mid-Atlantic; Tropics off Florida and Southeast

Critical fire weather conditions will continue across the Inter-mountain West through the upcoming weekend, as Red Flag Warnings and Fire Weather Watches are in effect. Meanwhile, strong to severe storms w/ damaging winds and heavy rain likely in North Carolina and southern Virginia. Finally, the National Hurricane Center is monitoring a broad area of low pressure in the Bahamas for development.
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Hawk Channel from Ocean Reef to Craig Key out to the reef (GMZ042) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Hawk Channel from Ocean Reef to Craig Key out to the reef (GMZ042)
Issued by: National Weather Service Key West, FL
Last Update: 429 AM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019
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Today: North to northeast winds near 10 knots, becoming variable this afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Nearshore waters a light chop. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms, except numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms developing southeast of the upper keys.

Tonight: Southeast to south winds near 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Nearshore waters a light chop. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.

Saturday: South winds near 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. nearshore waters a light chop. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

Saturday Night And Sunday: South to southwest winds near 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Nearshore waters a light chop. scattered showers and thunderstorms.

Sunday Night Through Tuesday Night: Mainly south winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 1 foot. Nearshore waters smooth to a light chop. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.



Zone Forecast: Hawk Channel from Ocean Reef to Craig Key out to the reef (GMZ042)

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