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Flash flooding possible across southern Plains through early Thursday

A wet weather system continues across the southern U.S., with abundant moisture bringing heavy rain and a risk of flash flooding to parts of the southern Plains through early Thursday. The heaviest rain will fall across Oklahoma into western Arkansas. The flash flood threat should diminish later Thursday, as the system weakens over Texas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 717 PM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

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Buzzards Bay

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  • SynopsisA WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN NEARBY THROUGH FRI. A STATIONARY FRONT WILL SET UP OVER THE WATERS FOR SATURDAY AND SUNDAY. A WAVE OF LOW PRES WILL THEN LIFT NORTHEAST ACROSS THE WATERS THIS WEEKEND...BUT ITS EXACT TRACK AND TIMING REMAIN UNCERTAIN. HE FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL SHIFT EAST OF THE WATERS ON MONDAY.

    FOR INFORMATION ON POSSIBLE HAZARDOUS WEATHER BEYOND THE 24-36 HOUR FORECAST PERIOD...PLEASE VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BOSTON AND FOLLOW THE CURRENT HAZARDS LINK ABOVE THE MAP ON THE LEFT.
  • Tonight SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
  • Thu SW winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
  • Thu Night SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
  • Fri S winds around 5 kt...increasing to around 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less.
  • Fri Night S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of rain.
  • Sat E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of rain.
  • Sat Night SE winds around 5 kt...becoming SW after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of rain.
  • Sun SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Rain likely.
  • Sun Night SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of rain.
  • Mon SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of rain.
  • Mon Night SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.

    seas are reported as significant wave height...which is the average of the highest third of the waves. individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height.




SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

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