Severe Weather Shifts to the East; Record Warm Temperatures in the South

Scattered severe storms may produce damaging winds, hail, a few tornadoes, and isolated flash flooding from central New York/western New England southward into the Carolinas on Monday. An expansive early season heat wave will persist through the week bringing record-breaking temperatures across the Southwest through the Southern Plains through the week.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 1002 AM EDT Mon May 16 2022

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Philadelphia, PA Local Forecast Office

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Synopsis: A strong cold front will sweep across the Mid Atlantic today bringing the threat of severe weather to the region. High pressure will build in on Tuesday. A weak low may cross the region on Thursday along a warm front. High pressure will build across the western Atlantic Friday and into next weekend.

Rest Of Today
S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog late this morning and early afternoon. A chance of tstms early this afternoon. Tstms likely late. Vsby 1 nm or less, increasing to 1 to 3 nm early this afternoon. Swell mainly from the S with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
Tonight
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming W with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers with tstms likely early in the evening. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
Tue
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
Tue Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt early in the evening. Seas around 3 ft. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
Wed
NW winds around 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas around 3 ft.
Wed Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers.
Thu
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers.
Thu Night
SE winds around 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
Fri
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft in the afternoon.
Fri Night
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 1002 AM EDT Mon May 16 2022
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