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Heavy rain likely for portions of the Southeast on Friday

An area of low pressure in the northern Gulf of Mexico will bring several inches of rain to portions of the Southeast on Friday. Rain will be moderate to occasionally heavy at times and will make travel conditions difficult. Hardest hit areas are expected to be southern Alabama, southern Georgia and northern Florida where rainfall totals will range from 2 to 4 inches with locally higher amounts.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 1022 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

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Lake Borgne

Marine Zone Forecast





  • SynopsisAN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE IN THE NORTH CENTRAL GULF OF MEXICO WILL TRACK NORTHEAST ON FRIDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN REBUILD OVER THE CENTRAL GULF COAST REGION OVER THE WEEKEND.
  • Rest Of Tonight Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 3 feet. Isolated showers.
  • Friday North winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 3 feet. Slight chance of showers through the day.
  • Friday Night North winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
  • Saturday Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east near 5 knots late in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet subsiding with waters becoming calm late in the afternoon.
  • Saturday Night Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
  • Sunday Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot.
  • Sunday Night South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east after midnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
  • Monday Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
  • Monday Night West winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot.
  • Tuesday Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
  • Tuesday Night West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north after midnight. Waves 1 foot or less.



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