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A stormy Friday expected for parts of the central and southern U.S.

Heavy rain, flash flooding and thunderstorms are expected on Friday, from the Southern Plains to the Tennessee Valley. Some of the storms may become severe in the afternoon and evening, especially in the ArkLaTex region and parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Primary hazards will be isolated damaging winds gusts and hail. The Central High Plains and the Carolinas could also see strong storms.
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26NM WSW Annapolis MD

Marine Point Forecast

[NOTICE]
  • Overnight

    Mostly Cloudy

    Light Wind
    < 1ft
  • Friday

    Scattered Showers

    Winds IncreasingE 8kt
    < 1ft
  • Friday
    Night

    Showers Likely

    ESE 6kt
    < 1ft
  • Independence
    Day

    Chance Showers

    Light Wind
    < 1ft
  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Showers

    Light Wind
    < 1ft
  • Sunday

    Slight Chc Thunderstorms

    Light Wind
    < 1ft
  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Light Wind
    < 1ft
  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Light Wind
    < 1ft
  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 10:46 pm EDT Jul 2, 2015
Forecast Valid: 11pm EDT Jul 2, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 9, 2015

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Detailed Forecast

FORECASTS OF WAVE HEIGHTS DO NOT INCLUDE EFFECTS OF WIND DIRECTION RELATIVE TO TIDAL CURRENTS. EXPECT HIGHER WAVES WHEN WINDS ARE BLOWING AGAINST THE TIDAL FLOW.

Synopsis: A STATIONARY FRONT WILL REMAIN NEAR THE LOWER TIDAL POTOMAC RIVER AND MARYLAND CHESAPEAKE BAY THROUGH SATURDAY...WITH SEVERAL WAVES OF LOW PRESSURE MOVING EAST ALONG IT. THE FRONT MOVES INTO THE CAROLINAS LATE SUNDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS POSSIBLE FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS LATE FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY.

Overnight
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming E 5 to 8 kt in the afternoon. Scattered showers after noon. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
ESE wind around 6 kt becoming ENE after midnight. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
Independence Day
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

*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: 38.87°N 77.03°W
Last Update: 10:46 pm EDT Jul 2, 2015
Forecast Valid: 11pm EDT Jul 2, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 9, 2015
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