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Severe weather possible on Saturday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible on Saturday. The three main areas of concern are in portions of the Plains, Gulf Coast, and Western U.S. The area of greatest concern is in the Central Plains where a slight risk of severe weather is expected. In this area, damaging winds, large hail and even an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
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Charleston, SC Local Forecast Office

5NM NNW Cape Romain Buoy MR

Marine Point Forecast

[NOTICE]
  • Tonight

    Slight Chc Thunderstorms

    SSW 15kt
    2ft

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Independence
    Day

    Slight Chc Thunderstorms

    Winds IncreasingSSW 15kt
    1-2ft
  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    SSW 16kt
    2ft
  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    S 13kt
    2ft
  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    SW 14kt
    2ft
  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    SSW 13kt
    2ft
  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    SSW 13kt
    2ft
  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Winds IncreasingSSW 12kt
    1ft
  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    SSW 12kt
    1ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 5:57 pm EDT Jul 3, 2015
Forecast Valid: 8pm EDT Jul 3, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 10, 2015

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Detailed Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT SATURDAY...

Synopsis: ATLANTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL PREVAIL AS A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE LINGERS INLAND THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

Tonight
SSW wind 11 to 15 kt becoming W after midnight. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Seas around 2 ft.
Independence Day
WNW wind 7 to 10 kt becoming SSW 12 to 15 kt in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Saturday Night
SSW wind 11 to 16 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11pm. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday
SW wind 8 to 13 kt becoming S in the afternoon. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday Night
SW wind 10 to 14 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 2 ft.
Monday
SSW wind 9 to 13 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 2 ft.
Monday Night
SSW wind 8 to 13 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 2 ft.
Tuesday
WSW wind 6 to 9 kt becoming SSW 9 to 12 kt in the afternoon. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 1 ft.
Tuesday Night
SSW wind 9 to 12 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 1 ft.

*Notices:

  1. This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
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Point Forecast: 33.03°N 79.32°W
Last Update: 5:57 pm EDT Jul 3, 2015
Forecast Valid: 8pm EDT Jul 3, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 10, 2015
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