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Showers and thunderstorms forecast across eastern, southern U.S., snow from Great Lakes to New England

A cold front moving across the East Coast will bring rain and thunderstorms from the Gulf Coast to the Northeast on Thursday, with isolated severe thunderstorms possible for parts of the mid-Atlantic. Farther to the north, snow is forecast from the Great Lakes into northern New England Thursday evening into Friday morning.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

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Taunton, MA Local Forecast Office

7NM WSW Newport RI

Marine Point Forecast

[NOTICE]
  • Tonight

    Heavy Rain

    SSW 11ktWinds Decreasing
    3ftWaves Subsiding

    Low: 40 °F

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Friday

    Showers Likely

    N 8kt
    1ft

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow

    Winds IncreasingN 7kt
    1ft

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Rain/Snow

    N 12kt
    1-2ft

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Snow

    N 10kt
    1ft

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    N 9kt
    1ft

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    SW 8kt
    1ft

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Cloudy

    SSW 15kt
    1-2ft

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    WSW 12kt
    1-2ft

    Low: 36 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 4:00 pm EDT Mar 26, 2015
Forecast Valid: 7pm EDT Mar 26, 2015-6pm EDT Apr 2, 2015

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Detailed Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT FRIDAY...

Synopsis: RAIN AND FOG WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE WATERS THIS EVENING. LOW PRES WILL LIFT NE TONIGHT DRAGGING A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE WATERS. A SECONDARY COLD FRONT WILL FOLLOW LATE FRI. AN OFFSHORE LOW PRES AREA WILL GENERATE STRONG N/NE WINDS AND SHOWERS FRI NIGHT AND SAT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER NEW ENGLAND SAT NIGHT AND SUN THEN SHIFT S SUN NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL RACE E ACROSS SOUTHERN QUEBEC MON DRAGGING A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE WATERS MON NIGHT. HIGH PRES FOLLOWS BRIEFLY ON TUE.

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.

Tonight
SSW wind 6 to 11 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 3am, then showers after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Areas of dense fog. Seas 3 ft subsiding to 1 ft.
Friday
N wind 6 to 8 kt. Showers likely, mainly before 10am. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday Night
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming N 5 to 7 kt after midnight. A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of snow showers. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday
N wind 9 to 12 kt. A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Saturday Night
NE wind 8 to 10 kt becoming N after midnight. A chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm. Seas around 1 ft.
Sunday
N wind 5 to 9 kt becoming WNW in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Sunday Night
SW wind around 8 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday
SSW wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 22 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Monday Night
WSW wind around 12 kt becoming W after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

*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.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 41.44°N 71.44°W
Last Update: 4:00 pm EDT Mar 26, 2015
Forecast Valid: 7pm EDT Mar 26, 2015-6pm EDT Apr 2, 2015
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