Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

A strong system will produce a swath of impacts. Severe storms with large hail, damaging winds, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible in the south and central Plains. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in the Mid Mississippi Valley. Mountain snow will develop in the Rockies. Critical fire weather threats are expected across northern California and the Southwest.

Last Update: 336 PM AKDT Fri May 7 2021

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97NM SSW Middleton Island AK

Marine Zone Forecast

Synopsis: A front draped across the southwestern Gulf moves to the North Gulf Coast Fri night. Another front enters the southwestern Gulf Sat night and moves to the central Gulf Sun afternoon.

E wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
SE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.
Sat Night
SW wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
S wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
Sun Night
SE wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
Mon Through Wed
SE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.
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Last Update: 336 PM AKDT Fri May 7 2021
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