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Severe weather possible across parts of Southeast

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon and evening across parts of the Southeast, from the coastal Carolinas across southern Georgia and into the central Gulf Coast. Strong, damaging wind gusts will be the primary threat.
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Last Update: 1019 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

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Coastal waters from Cape Henlopen to Fenwick Island DE out 20 nm

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...



  • SynopsisAN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO LIFT INTO NEW ENGLAND TODAY, PULLING A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE AREA. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BEGIN MOVING INTO THE AREA LATER TUESDAY, AND REMAIN IN CONTROL OF THE WEATHER FOR THROUGH THE END OF THE UPCOMING WEEK. A FRONTAL BOUNDARY OVER THE OCEAN WILL DRIFT BACK CLOSE TO THE COAST OVER THE WEEKEND.
  • Today W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
  • Tonight NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft after midnight. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
  • Tue NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
  • Tue Night W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
  • Wed NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.
  • Wed Night S winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
  • Thu SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
  • Fri E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.



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Zone Area Forecast for Coastal waters from Cape Henlopen to Fenwick Island DE out 20 nm
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