Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flooding Threats in the South

Organized severe thunderstorms capable of producing mainly large hail and perhaps damaging winds are expected across portions of Louisiana this afternoon with a second round further west tonight. Heavy thunderstorms may lead to flash flooding over portions of the northern Gulf Coast today through Saturday. Several inches of excessive rainfall are possible with Flash Flood Watches in effect.
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Last Update: 1238 PM EDT Tue Apr 13 2021

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Morehead City, NC Local Forecast Office

13NM NNE Ocracoke NC

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: AMZ100-140045- 1238 PM EDT Tue Apr 13 2021 .Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters... High pressure builds back into the area Tuesday. Another low pressure area and frontal system approaches the area tomorrow, with frontal passage expected late Wednesday. $$

This Afternoon
NE winds 15 to 20 kt with occasional gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
Tonight
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to around 10 kt after midnight. Waves around 2 ft in the evening, then 1 ft.
Wed
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft or less, then around 2 ft in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
Wed Night
S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A slight chance of tstms. Showers.
Thu
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft in the morning, then 1 ft. A chance of showers.
Thu Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt after midnight. Waves around 2 ft.
Fri
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft, then 1 ft.
Sat
N winds around 10 kt, becoming E. Waves 1 ft or less. winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 1238 PM EDT Tue Apr 13 2021
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