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Chance of severe thunderstorms in the Plains on Friday

Scattered strong to severe storms will be possible from northeast Colorado and northwest Kansas into Nebraska Friday afternoon and evening, then overnight across portions of the central and northern Plains. Large hail and strong wind gusts will be the primary threats, although a tornado cannot be ruled out.
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Last Update: 356 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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

Marine Zone Forecast





  • SynopsisA FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL REMAIN STALLED NEAR THE MID ATLANTIC COAST TODAY. LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS ALONG THE FRONT THIS AFTERNOON...DEEPENING OFF THE COAST TONIGHT AS A WEAK BACKDOOR COLD FRONT DROPS INTO THE AREA. IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT...HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHEAST RIDGES DOWN OVER THE WATERS AS A SECOND AREA OF LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS OFF THE CAROLINA COAST THIS WEEKEND.
  • Through 7 Am S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft...mainly E swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
  • Today SW winds 5 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft... Mainly E swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the morning...then a chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
  • Tonight E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft...mainly E swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
  • Sat NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of tstms early in the morning. A chance of showers.
  • Sat Night NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.
  • Sun NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
  • Sun Night NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
  • Mon NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
  • Mon Night NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
  • Tue NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 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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