Widespread Summer Heat; Multiple Spots For Severe Weather

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, south-central Plains, Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms are possible from the Mid-Atlantic to the Ohio Valley and central Plains.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 329 PM EDT Tue Aug 20 2019

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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

8NM NE Thimble Shoals VA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: ANZ600-210815- 329 PM EDT Tue Aug 20 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 settles over the area through mid week. A cold front approaches from the west later this week and crosses the area on Friday. $$

Tonight
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Scattered showers and tstms, mainly this evening.
Wed
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
Wed Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
Thu
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
Thu Night
SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms.
Fri
NW winds 10 kt, becoming N in the late morning and afternoon. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
Fri Night
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms.
Sat
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
Sat Night
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.
Sun
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Sun Night
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 329 PM EDT Tue Aug 20 2019
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