Severe Storms in the Upper Midwest; Heavy Rain in the Mid-Atlantic; Widespread Heat in the Southwest

Severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will impact portions of the Upper Midwest. A lingering front will bring another round of heavy showers and thunderstorms to the Mid-Atlantic. Excessive heat continues in the South Plains to the Southwest, and fire weather threats remain Critical across the Great Basin, Northern Rockies, and into the Plains.
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Last Update: 300 AM CDT Thu Aug 13 2020

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Synopsis: A ridge of high pressure extending from the western Atlantic into the Gulf waters persists through the end of the week. Expect a light to occasionally moderate west to southwest flow with little change in seas through early next week. Winds and seas will be higher near showers and thunderstorms each day. Waterspouts are possible early each morning.

Today
Northwest winds 3 to 8 knots becoming south 8 to 13 knots. Seas around 1 foot. Dominant wave period 3 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Tonight
Southwest winds 8 to 13 knots. Seas around 1 foot. Dominant wave period 3 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
Friday
West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest 8 to 13 knots. Seas around 1 foot. Dominant wave period 3 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the morning, then chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Southwest winds 8 to 13 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant wave period 3 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight.
Saturday
West winds 8 to 13 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant wave period 4 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the morning, then chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
West winds 8 to 13 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant wave period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Sunday
West winds 8 to 13 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant wave period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
West winds 8 to 13 knots. Seas around 1 foot. Dominant wave period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Monday
Northwest winds 8 to 13 knots. Seas around 1 foot. Dominant wave period 3 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Northwest winds 8 to 13 knots. Seas around 1 foot. Dominant wave period 3 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
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Last Update: 300 AM CDT Thu Aug 13 2020
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