Snow Shifting to the Northeast; Heavy Rain Returns to the South; Blizzard Conditions in Alaska; Monsoon Tough Impacts American Samoa

A storm will slide across northern New England Tuesday with locally heavy snow and ice. Further south, heavy rain and additional flooding is possible from Texas to South Carolina. In Alaska, strong winds and heavy snow will continue Tuesday with localized Blizzard conditions around Bethel. A strong monsoonal trough will continue to pass over American Samoa through Wednesday.
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Coastal Waters from Boothville LA to Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River out 20 nm (GMZ555) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Coastal Waters from Boothville LA to Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River out 20 nm (GMZ555)
Issued by: National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
Last Update: 946 PM CST Mon Feb 17 2020
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Rest Of Tonight: South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Areas of dense fog. Slight chance of showers. Visibility 1 mile or less.

Tuesday: South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Areas of dense fog early in the morning. Patchy fog in the late morning and afternoon. Chance of showers through the day. Chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in the morning.

Tuesday Night: Southeast winds near 5 knots becoming northeast after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Patchy fog early in the evening. Slight chance of showers through the night. Visibility 1 mile or less in the evening.

Wednesday: Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the morning.

Wednesday Night: Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers after midnight.

Thursday: Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Showers.

Thursday Night: Northeast winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 5 to 8 feet with occasional seas to 10 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Showers likely in the evening, then chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

Friday: Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to 8 feet with occasional seas to 10 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Waves or seas subsiding to 4 to 7 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds in the afternoon.

Friday Night: East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds.

Saturday: East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds.

Saturday Night: East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds.



Zone Forecast: Coastal Waters from Boothville LA to Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River out 20 nm (GMZ555)

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