Significant threat for flash floods in the Southwest U.S. this week
Heavy precipitation is expected over portions of the Southwest U.S. this week due to the remnants of weakening Tropical Storm Odile. The heavy rainfall will be concentrated across southern Arizona, southern New Mexico and western Texas where 3 to 6 inches could fall by Thursday, with some locales receiving up to 9 inches. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for much of this area.
27NM SE Fairport MI
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High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.
Water temperature forecast is experimental.
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point
Last Update: 4:02 pm CDT Sep 16, 2014
Forecast Valid: 5pm CDT Sep 16, 2014-6pm CDT Sep 23, 2014
WAVES ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHTS...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES WHICH WILL OCCASIONALLY BE ENCOUNTERED.
- SynopsisHIGH PRESSURE OF 30.2 INCHES CENTERED OVER THE MID
MISSOURI VALLEY WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE SOUTHERN LAKES AND OHIO
VALLEY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. LOW PRESSURE OF 29.3 INCHES EAST OF
JAMES BAY LIFT INTO NORTHERN QUEBEC THROUGH TONIGHT. ANOTHER AREA
OF HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.2 INCHES WILL MOVE ACROSS MANITOBA AND
ONTARIO ON WEDNESDAY AND THEN ACROSS THE EASTERN LAKES AND
SOUTHERN QUEBEC THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY...AS SEVERAL LOWS AVERAGING
29.6 INCHES ORGANIZE IN THE CENTRAL PLAINS AND CANADIAN PRAIRIES.
A SECONDARY LOW IN THE FAR NORTHERN TERRITORIES WILL DEEPEN TO
29.3 INCHES OVER HUDSON BAY ON FRIDAY.
- Tonight SW wind 10 to 20 kt becoming W after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
- Wednesday W wind 10 to 15 kt. A slight chance of showers after 1pm. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
- Wednesday Night NNE wind 15 to 20 kt. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
- Thursday E wind 10 to 15 kt. Sunny. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
- Thursday Night E wind 10 to 20 kt becoming S after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 ft.
- Friday S wind 20 to 25 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 4 ft building to 7 ft.
- Friday Night SSW wind 20 to 25 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Waves 7 to 8 ft. occasionally to 10ft.
- Saturday SSW wind around 20 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Waves 5 to 6 ft. occasionally to 8ft.
- Saturday Night SW wind 15 to 20 kt becoming W after midnight. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
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