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Heavy rain likely for portions of the Southeast on Friday

An area of low pressure in the northern Gulf of Mexico will bring several inches of rain to portions of the Southeast on Friday. Rain will be moderate to occasionally heavy at times and will make travel conditions difficult. Hardest hit areas are expected to be southern Alabama, southern Georgia and northern Florida where rainfall totals will range from 2 to 4 inches with locally higher amounts.
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Last Update: 930 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

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Vermillion Bay

Marine Zone Forecast





  • Rest Of Tonight Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Bay waters choppy decreasing to a light chop after midnight. A chance of showers. A slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight.
  • Friday North winds around 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
  • Friday Night North winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms early in the evening.
  • Saturday Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north in the afternoon. Bay waters a light chop decreasing to smooth in the afternoon.
  • Saturday Night West winds around 5 knots becoming northwest after midnight. Bay waters smooth.
  • Sunday Northeast winds around 5 knots becoming south in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth.
  • Sunday Night South winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth.
  • Monday South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
  • Monday Night Southwest winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth.
  • Tuesday West winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
  • Tuesday Night West winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.



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