Franklin leaving

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Hurricane Franklin is churning out in the Southern Bay of Campeche.   It will have one last hurrah as this minimal storm goes into Mexico.  As it moves westward it will die out, but even now it is a small hurricane.  It is packing 75mph winds,  minimum low pressure of 984mb.  It’s movement is 12mph and heading due west.

Dry air is being shown on Satellite imagery, swirling towards Franklin’s center.    It is also beginning to show a ragged eye and shearing.   It will become a Tropical Depression entering Mexico.   Watches and Warnings are already out.    Expect high waves,  along with the winds and torrential downpours.  Tornadoes/Waterspouts can be expected.

The other two systems will interact w/ a cold front that extends towards New England.   These systems will be areas of Low Pressure along the frontal boundary.  The amount of rain will depend on how much moisture and the strength of these of these disturbances.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Jackson MS
257 PM CDT Wed Aug 9 2017

MSZ018-019-025>033-036>039-043>046-049>052-057-058-102000-
Bolivar-Sunflower-Leflore-Grenada-Carroll-Montgomery-Webster-Clay-
Lowndes-Choctaw-Oktibbeha-Holmes-Attala-Winston-Noxubee-
Madison MS-Leake-Neshoba-Kemper-Rankin-Scott-Newton-Lauderdale-
Jasper-Clarke-
257 PM CDT Wed Aug 9 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central
Mississippi, east central Mississippi, and north central
Mississippi.

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Thursday

FLOODING
THREAT...Limited
TIMING...Tonight through Thursday

Flash Flooding is possible over portions of the area tonight
through Thursday. Thunderstorms capable of 1 to 2 inches of rain
in a short amount of time will move across the same areas that
have received several inches of rain over the past several days.

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.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday night through Tuesday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
The activation of storm spotters, HAM radio operators, and
emergency management personnel in support of severe weather
operations is not expected through next Tuesday.

 

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
440 AM CDT Wed Aug 9 2017

TXZ229>234-239>247-100000-
La Salle-McMullen-Live Oak-Bee-Goliad-Victoria-Webb-Duval-
Jim Wells-Kleberg-Nueces-San Patricio-Aransas-Refugio-Calhoun-
440 AM CDT Wed Aug 9 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible
across South Texas today. Severe thunderstorms are not expected at
this time.

There will be a moderate risk of rip currents along Gulf facing
beaches today and tonight.

Afternoon heat index values will be between 105 and 109 degrees
over the coastal plains today.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible
across South Texas Thursday through Friday. Severe thunderstorms
are not expected at this time.

There will be a high risk of rip currents along Gulf facing
beaches on Thursday.

Afternoon heat index values will be between 105 and 109 degrees
through the period across much of the area. Heat advisories may
also be needed over parts of the region as the heat index climbs
to or slightly above 110 degrees.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

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Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
349 PM CDT WED AUG 9 2017

...TROPICAL STORM FRANKLIN CONTINUES TO MOVE THROUGH THE BAY OF
CAMPECHE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

.TROPICAL STORM FRANKLIN IS EXPECTED TO MAKE LANDFALL IN MAINLAND
MEXICO BY LATE TONIGHT AS A HURRICANE. LONG PERIOD SWELLS BEING
GENERATED BY FRANKLIN ARE TRAVERSING THE WESTERN GULF OF MEXICO
WATERS AND WILL BE IMPACTING THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTLINE BEGINNING
LATE THIS EVENING. THESE SWELLS WILL HELP TO GENERATE STRONGER AND
MORE DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE GULF FACING BEACHES AND HELP
TO INCREASE TIDE HEIGHTS ALLOWING WATER TO REACH THE DUNES.

TXZ242-243-245-247-101000-
/O.NEW.KCRP.CF.Y.0014.170810T0600Z-170811T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KCRP.RP.S.0012.170810T0000Z-170811T0000Z/
KLEBERG-NUECES-ARANSAS-CALHOUN-
349 PM CDT WED AUG 9 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 10 PM CDT
THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A
COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 10 PM CDT
THURSDAY. A HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS HIGH
RIP CURRENT RISK IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING.

* COASTAL FLOODING...PRIMARILY ALONG THE GULF FACING BEACHES.

* TIMING...EXPECTING TO EXPERIENCE HIGHER WAVE RUN-UP AND HIGHER TIDES,
  NEARLY A FOOT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL HEIGHTS, BY LATE TONIGHT
  CONTINUING THROUGH THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...WAVE RUN UP INTO THE DUNES RESULTING IN LIMITED TO
  IMPOSSIBLE BEACH DRIVING CONDITIONS IS POSSIBLE BY THURSDAY
  MORNING. STRONG AND POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS
  ARE EXPECTED ALONG GULF FACING BEACHES OF THE MIDDLE TEXAS
  COAST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT, RELAX AND
FLOAT. DON`T SWIM AGAINST THE CURRENT. IF ABLE, SWIM IN A
DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE, FACE THE

 

Rip Current Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
349 PM CDT WED AUG 9 2017

...TROPICAL STORM FRANKLIN CONTINUES TO MOVE THROUGH THE BAY OF
CAMPECHE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

.TROPICAL STORM FRANKLIN IS EXPECTED TO MAKE LANDFALL IN MAINLAND
MEXICO BY LATE TONIGHT AS A HURRICANE. LONG PERIOD SWELLS BEING
GENERATED BY FRANKLIN ARE TRAVERSING THE WESTERN GULF OF MEXICO
WATERS AND WILL BE IMPACTING THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTLINE BEGINNING
LATE THIS EVENING. THESE SWELLS WILL HELP TO GENERATE STRONGER AND
MORE DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE GULF FACING BEACHES AND HELP
TO INCREASE TIDE HEIGHTS ALLOWING WATER TO REACH THE DUNES.

TXZ242-243-245-247-101000-
/O.NEW.KCRP.CF.Y.0014.170810T0600Z-170811T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KCRP.RP.S.0012.170810T0000Z-170811T0000Z/
KLEBERG-NUECES-ARANSAS-CALHOUN-
349 PM CDT WED AUG 9 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 10 PM CDT
THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A
COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 10 PM CDT
THURSDAY. A HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS HIGH
RIP CURRENT RISK IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING.

* COASTAL FLOODING...PRIMARILY ALONG THE GULF FACING BEACHES.

* TIMING...EXPECTING TO EXPERIENCE HIGHER WAVE RUN-UP AND HIGHER TIDES,
  NEARLY A FOOT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL HEIGHTS, BY LATE TONIGHT
  CONTINUING THROUGH THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...WAVE RUN UP INTO THE DUNES RESULTING IN LIMITED TO
  IMPOSSIBLE BEACH DRIVING CONDITIONS IS POSSIBLE BY THURSDAY
  MORNING. STRONG AND POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS
  ARE EXPECTED ALONG GULF FACING BEACHES OF THE MIDDLE TEXAS
  COAST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT, RELAX AND
FLOAT. DON`T SWIM AGAINST THE CURRENT. IF ABLE, SWIM IN A
DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE, FACE THE
SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP.

 

Flash Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Reno NV
119 PM PDT Wed Aug 9 2017

CAZ070-071-NVZ003>005-100500-
/O.CON.KREV.FF.A.0005.000000T0000Z-170810T0500Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Surprise Valley California-Lassen-Eastern Plumas-
Eastern Sierra Counties-Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area-
Western Nevada Basin and Range including Pyramid Lake-
Northern Washoe County-
Including the cities of Cedarville, Fort Bidwell, Portola,
Susanville, Sparks, Gardnerville, Virginia City, Fernley, Fallon,
Lovelock, Silver Springs, Empire, and Gerlach
119 PM PDT Wed Aug 9 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of northeast California and Nevada.

* Until 10 PM PDT this evening

* An upper low and abundant moisture will provide a threat for
  flash flooding through this evening.

* The highest potential for flash flooding will exist mainly north
  of Interstate 80 with lesser chances to the south where drier
  air can be seen filtering into the region. Strong outflow winds
  and small hail are more of the threat for these southern areas.

* Steep terrain, recently burned areas from wildfires, and areas
  which have already received heavy rainfall since last weekend
  will be especially at risk for flash flooding and debris
  flows.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

People in the watch area should continue to be aware of the
possibility for heavy rainfall, avoid low lying areas, and be
careful when approaching highway dips and underpasses. Do not
drive your vehicle into areas where water covers the road. The
road may be washed out or the water depth may be too great to
allow your car to cross safely.

&&

$$


 

Flash Flood Warning

Flash Flood Warning
NVC005-100130-
/O.NEW.KREV.FF.W.0011.170809T2234Z-170810T0130Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Reno NV
334 PM PDT WED AUG 9 2017

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Douglas County in western Nevada...

* Until 630 PM PDT

* At 331 PM PDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain across the eastern parts of Douglas County, east of
  Minden and Gardnerville. This includes the Preacher Fire burn
  area. Storms will continue through at least 4 PM with rainfall
  amounts over one inch likely.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include the recent
  Preacher Fire burn area, Buckeye Creek, Highway 395 between
  Gardnerville and Topaz Lake including Holbrook Junction. Watch for
  debris flows which can occur suddenly.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Move away from recently burned areas. Life-threatening flooding of
creeks, roads and normally dry arroyos is likely. The heavy rains
will likely trigger rockslides, mudslides and debris flows in steep
terrain, especially in and around these areas.

 

Air Quality Alert

WAC005-013-021-037-039-071-077-101800-
Benton-Columbia-Franklin-Kittitas-Klickitat-Walla Walla-Yakima-
Including the cities of Kennewick, Richland, Benton City, Prosser,
West Richland, Hanford, Dayton, Starbuck, Pasco, Connell,
Ellensburg, Cle Elum, Easton, Goldendale, White Salmon, Trout Lake,
Bickleton, Roosevelt, College Place, Walla Walla, Burbank,
Waitsburg, Prescott, Grandview, Sunnyside, Toppenish, Yakima,
Granger, Mabton, Selah, Wapato, White Swan, Zillah, Naches,
and Cliffdell
949 AM PDT Wed Aug 9 2017

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PDT SATURDAY...

The Washington State Department of Ecology has issued an Air Quality
Alert...in effect until noon PDT Saturday for the following counties:

Kittitas
Yakima
Klickitat
Benton
Franklin
Walla Walla
Columbia

A Smoke Air Quality Alert has been issued. Wildfires burning in the
region combined with forecasted conditions will cause air quality to
reach unhealthy levels.

Pollutants in smoke can cause burning eyes, runny nose, aggravate
heart and lung diseases, and aggravate other serious health
problems. Children, the elderly, and individuals with respiratory
illnesses are most at risk of serious health effects. If you
experience respiratory distress, you should speak with your
physician. Limit outdoor activities and keep children indoors if it
is smoky. Please follow medical advice if you have a heart or lung
condition.

Information about air quality is on the Washington Department of
Ecology Web site at http://www.ecy.wa.gov/air.html or call 360-407-
6000.

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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pendleton OR
936 AM PDT Wed Aug 9 2017

...Hot temperatures expected for much of the week...

.High pressure will keep hot and dry conditions over the inland
Northwest through at least Thursday.

ORZ507-WAZ029-100600-
/O.CON.KPDT.HT.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-170811T0300Z/
Foothills of the Northern Blue Mountains of Oregon-
Foothills of the Blue Mountains of Washington-
including the cities of Pendleton, Pilot Rock, Dayton, Waitsburg,
and Walla Walla
936 AM PDT Wed Aug 9 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THURSDAY...

* HIGH TEMPERATURES...100 to 105.

* TIMING...Through early Thursday evening.

* IMPACTS...Those working or spending extended periods outdoors
  will be at increased risk of heat illness.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot afternoon temperatures and warm
overnight temperatures will combine to create a situation in
which heat illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of fluids...stay
in an air conditioned room...stay out of the sun...and check up
on relatives and neighbors.





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