Severe weather possible for parts of central U.S.
Widespread thunderstorm activity is expected to develop on Thursday along a cold front moving eastward across the plains into the Mississippi Valley. A potential for damaging wind gusts will develop with the stronger thunderstorms. Hail will also be possible in the ArkLaTex and Ozarks.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
9NM WSW Newport RI
Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
- SynopsisHIGH PRES OVER SE CANADA COMBINED WITH LOW PRES WELL OFFSHORE OF
CAPE COD WILL KEEP A PERSISTENT NE WIND FLOW ACROSS THE WATERS
THROUGH TODAY. THE HIGH WILL NUDGE SOUTH OVER NEW ENGLAND THIS
AFTERNOON AND FRI PUSHING IN DRIER AIR. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL
SWEEP ACROSS THE WATERS LATE SAT. GUSTY WEST WINDS WILL FOLLOW ON
SUN AS HIGH PRES BUILDS OVER THE EAST COAST. THE HIGH WILL MOVE
OFFSHORE ON MON.
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 NNE wind 17 to 19 kt, with gusts as high as 26 kt. Rain likely, mainly before 1pm. Patchy fog before 11am. Seas around 2 ft.
- Tonight NNE wind 11 to 14 kt, with gusts as high as 21 kt. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear. Seas around 2 ft.
- Friday NNE wind around 11 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
- Friday Night ENE wind 6 to 8 kt. A slight chance of rain before 9pm, then a slight chance of rain after 5am. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
- Saturday E wind 8 to 13 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Showers likely, mainly after 4pm. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
- Saturday Night SSE wind 12 to 14 kt becoming W after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 kt. Showers likely, mainly before 1am. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
- Sunday W wind 12 to 14 kt, with gusts as high as 22 kt. Sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
- Sunday Night WSW wind 8 to 11 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
- Monday SW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming S 9 to 12 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
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.
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.
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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