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Severe weather possible for parts of eastern, north-central and southwestern U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon across a large portion of the eastern U.S. from the Mid-Atlantic & Ohio Valley into the Deep South. Severe thunderstorms are also possible across parts of the northern Plains & southern Ariz. Damaging wind gusts & large hail will be the main threats with severe thunderstorms that develop in these areas.
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Taunton, MA Local Forecast Office

13NM SW Newport RI

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Today

    Sunny

    S 9kt
    2ft

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Showers

    Light Wind
    2-3ft

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Showers Likely

    S 9kt
    3-4ft

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Showers

    SW 9kt
    4ft

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Showers

    Winds IncreasingSSW 7kt
    3-4ft

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chc Thunderstorms

    Light Wind
    3ft

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Partly Sunny

    ENE 8kt
    2-3ft

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    E 7ktWinds Decreasing
    2ft

    Low: 62 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Partly Sunny

    Light Wind
    2ft

    High: 70 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 9:52 am EDT Jun 30, 2015
Forecast Valid: 11am EDT Jun 30, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 6, 2015

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRES WILL BUILD ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY. THIS HIGH PRES WILL SHIFT E TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT APPROACHES THE WATERS WED NIGHT...THEN STALLS. SEVERAL WAVES OF LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ALONG THIS STALLED FRONT THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT. SOME UNCERTAINTY REMAINS...BUT THE FORECAST IS TRENDING DRIER FOR THIS WEEKEND.

FOR INFORMATION ON POSSIBLE HAZARDOUS WEATHER BEYOND THE 24-36 HOUR FORECAST PERIOD...PLEASE VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BOSTON AND FOLLOW THE CURRENT HAZARDS LINK ABOVE THE MAP ON THE LEFT.

Today
S wind 7 to 9 kt. Sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Tonight
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4am. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Wednesday
SSE wind 7 to 9 kt becoming S in the afternoon. A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 7am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Areas of fog. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Wednesday Night
SW wind 7 to 9 kt. A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8pm. Seas around 4 ft.
Thursday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SSW 5 to 7 kt in the morning. A chance of showers. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Thursday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 3 ft.
Friday
NNE wind 6 to 8 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Friday Night
E wind 5 to 7 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 2 ft.
Independence Day
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly sunny. Seas around 2 ft.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

*Notices:

  1. This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
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Point Forecast: 41.34°N 71.52°W
Last Update: 9:52 am EDT Jun 30, 2015
Forecast Valid: 11am EDT Jun 30, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 6, 2015
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