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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.
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Last Update: 823 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

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Penobscot Bay

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  • SynopsisA WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH OFFSHORE TODAY. A SECONDARY COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NORTH TONIGHT AND WED AND WILL SLIDE SOUTH OF THE REGION WED NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE WEST THU THROUGH FRI. HIGH PRES WILL SHIFT OFFSHORE FRI NIGHT AND WILL HOLD OFF THE COAST THROUGH SAT.
  • Today S winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Showers likely... Mainly this afternoon.
  • Tonight SW winds around 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
  • Wed W winds around 5 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
  • Wed Night SW winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
  • Thu W winds around 5 kt...becoming NW in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 ft in the morning...then 1 foot or less.
  • Thu Night N winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less.
  • Fri NE winds up to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
  • Fri Night SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
  • Sat SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
  • Sat Night SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.



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