Excessive Heat Continues today for Portions of Central and Eastern U.S.; Change in Weather Pattern this Week

Dangerous heat and humidity continues today from portions of the Plains to the East Coast. A cold front will bring lower temperatures, and potential for strong to severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rain that could produce flash flooding to the Central and Eastern U.S. through early this week. High pressure shifts West this week with building heat and monsoonal moisture.
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Last Update: 629 PM EDT Sun Jul 21 2019

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5NM ENE Ocean City MD

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Synopsis: ANZ600-221115- 629 PM EDT Sun Jul 21 2019 .Synopsis for Fenwick Island DE to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nautical miles Including Virginia Portion of the Chesapeake Bay Currituck Sound and Portions of the James, York, and Rappahannock rivers... High pressure remains centered offshore of the southeast states through Monday. A strong cold front crosses the area Tuesday, with high pressure building in from the north Wednesday through Friday. $$

Tonight
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
Mon
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt late. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
Mon Night
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds. Showers and tstms likely.
Tue
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the late morning and afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds. Showers. Tstms, mainly in the morning.
Tue Night
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 ft late. Showers likely with a chance of tstms in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.
Wed
N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Wed Night
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Thu
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.
Thu Night
E winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 629 PM EDT Sun Jul 21 2019
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