Southern Heat Continues; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

A summer heat wave continues across much of the Southern U.S where widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories remain in effect. Scattered thunderstorms, some severe with damaging winds and large hail, will be possible today mainly across Montana, and from the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys into the Carolinas. Excessive rainfall from thunderstorms in these areas may lead to flash flooding.
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Last Update: 955 AM CDT Thu Jul 7 2022

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15NM E New Orleans LA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: High pressure will remain over the northern Gulf through the end of the week. A cold front is expected to stall along the coast on Sunday and linger into Monday.

Rest Of Today
West winds around 5 knots, becoming south late. Waves 1 foot or less. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms late this morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon.
Tonight
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots, diminishing to 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Waves 1 foot or less. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
Friday
West winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming southwest in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves around 2 feet in the evening, then 1 foot or less.
Saturday
West winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less, then around 2 feet in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts up to 20 knots. Waves around 2 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
Sunday
West winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves around 2 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
West winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves around 2 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Monday
West winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming southwest in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less, then around 2 feet in the afternoon. Showers likely. A chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.
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Last Update: 955 AM CDT Thu Jul 7 2022
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