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Significant threat for flash flooding continues across the southwestern U.S.

Heavy precipitation continues to be forecast for much 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 through Friday, with some locales receiving up to 9 inches. Flash Flood Watches remain in effect for much of this area.
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Last Update: 928 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

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Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm

Marine Zone Forecast





  • SynopsisHIGH PRESSURE BUILDS NORTH OF THE REGION TODAY AS LOW PRESSURE LINGERS OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST. THE LOW GRADUALLY WEAKENS AS IT MOVES FARTHER OFF THE COAST THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS BACK OVER THE AREA THIS WEEKEND.
  • Today NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 15 seconds.
  • Tonight E winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 15 seconds.
  • Thu NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
  • Thu Night NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
  • Fri NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
  • Fri Night E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
  • Sat E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
  • Sat Night SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
  • Sun SE winds 5 kt. Seas 3 ft.
  • Sun Night S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.



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Zone Area Forecast for Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm
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