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Oppressive heat and humidity building into the central and southeast U.S.

A heat wave is building into parts of the central and southeast U.S. this week. The combination of heat and humidity will lead to dangerous heat indices, especially in parts of the central Mississippi River Valley where an Excessive Heat Warning is in effect. Heat Advisories are in effect elsewhere across the region. Relief is not expected for several days.
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Last Update: 300 AM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

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Vermillion Bay

Marine Zone Forecast





  • Today South winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
  • Tonight South winds around 5 knots becoming southwest after midnight. Bay waters smooth.
  • Friday Light and variable winds becoming south around 5 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
  • Friday Night Southwest winds around 5 knots becoming west after midnight. Bay waters smooth.
  • Saturday Light and variable winds becoming south around 5 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth.
  • Saturday Night Southwest winds around 5 knots becoming west after midnight. Bay waters smooth.
  • Sunday Northwest winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth.
  • Sunday Night West winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth.
  • Monday North winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
  • Monday Night Northeast winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.



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