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: 347 PM EDT Tue Apr 13 2021

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...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...
Synopsis: AMZ100-140730- 347 PM EDT Tue Apr 13 2021 .Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters... High pressure will be centered over the area tonight, then will slide offshore Wednesday. An area of low pressure will lift across central NC and SE VA Wednesday night followed by a cold front early Thursday. High pressure will build into the area late in the week. $$

Tonight
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late this evening and overnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. dominant period 9 seconds.
Wed
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
Wed Night
S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming SW 25 to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft, building to 5 to 8 ft after midnight. Dominant period 7 seconds. A slight chance of tstms. Showers.
Thu
W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming NW around 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 8 ft, subsiding to 4 to 6 ft in the afternoon. Dominant period 7 seconds. A chance of showers.
Thu Night
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A slight chance of showers in the evening.
Fri
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Fri Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Sat
N winds around 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Sun
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 347 PM EDT Tue Apr 13 2021
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