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A Moderate Risk of Severe Thunderstorms is Forecast This Evening and Tonight

Damaging winds and large hail are likely from North Dakota into western and northern Minnesota this evening into tonight. Some wind gusts could be particularly damaging. Storms are also possible over the Texas panhandle and the Carolinas.
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Last Update: 700 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

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Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out 20 nm

Marine Zone Forecast





  • SynopsisHIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OFF THE NEW ENGLAND COAST TODAY...AS A WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY REMAINS NEARLY STATIONARY FROM THE DEEP SOUTH TO THE COASTAL CAROLINAS. THIS FRONT WILL GRADUALLY DISSIPATE AS IT LIFTS NORTH TODAY...WITH BERMUDA HIGH PRESSURE REBUILDING IN ITS WAKE THROUGH MIDWEEK. ANOTHER...STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE WEST WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND PUSH INTO THE REGION ON THURSDAY.
  • Today SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A slight chance of showers. A slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.
  • Tonight S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms.
  • Wed SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms.
  • Wed Night SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms after midnight.
  • Thu W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the morning...then showers and tstms likely in the afternoon.
  • Thu Night N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers and tstms likely in the evening.
  • Fri NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
  • Fri Night SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
  • Sat SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
  • Sat Night S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

    winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.




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

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Zone Area Forecast for Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out 20 nm
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