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Severe storms are expected today into tonight

Severe storms are expected today into tonight from the mid-Mississippi and Ohio Valley region into the Southeast U.S. The most intense and widespread severe threat is expected across the Mid-Mississippi and lower Ohio valleys. Damaging winds, large hail and tornadoes are all possible today in these areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 328 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

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15NM WNW New Orleans LA

Marine Zone Forecast

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE HIGHEST TEN PERCENT OF THE WAVES.

Synopsis: WEAK HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS SETTLED OVER THE GULF OF MEXICO. A STATIONARY FRONT OVER SOUTHERN LOUISIANA WILL EVENTUALLY MOVE SOUTH OF THE AREA ON TUESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY.

Tonight
West winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet dominant period 2 seconds.
Sunday
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less dominant period 1 second.
Sunday Night
South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east after midnight. Waves 1 foot or less dominant period 2 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Monday
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet dominant period 2 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Monday Night
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet dominant period 3 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
Tuesday
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet dominant period 3 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
Tuesday Night
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet dominant period 2 seconds. Chance of showers.
Wednesday
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Wednesday Night
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Thursday
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Thursday Night
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

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Last Update: 328 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015
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