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Heavy rain, thunderstorms possible across Southeast

A slow-moving storm system in the Gulf of Mexico will bring shower and thunderstorms across the Southeast and Gulf Coast on Tuesday. Heavy rain is possible for some locations. A few of the thunderstorms could become severe, especially across central and southern Florida.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 1012 AM CDT TUE APR 28 2015

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15NM E 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: AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS TODAY AND EAST OF THE AREA BY TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK.

Rest Of Today
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet dominant period 3 seconds. Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Tonight
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet dominant period 3 seconds. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening.
Wednesday
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet dominant period 3 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the morning.
Wednesday Night
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet dominant period 3 seconds.
Thursday
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet dominant period 3 seconds.
Thursday Night
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet dominant period 3 seconds.
Friday
Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
Friday Night
Northeast winds near 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
Saturday
East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast late in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
Saturday Night
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west after midnight. Waves 1 foot or less.

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Last Update: 1012 AM CDT TUE APR 28 2015
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