Coastal low to bring gusty winds and periods of heavy rain to New England while moderate to heavy rain is expected to linger in the Pacific Northwest and northern California
A coastal low will slowly intensify before moving out of the New England area. Increasingly heavy rainfall will impact the region through Friday. In addition, winds will increase and seas will become rough as the storm gradually intensifies just off the coast. Out west, a cold front approaching the Pacific Northwest will bring moderate to heavy rain to Washington, Oregon and northern California.
9NM WSW Newport RI
Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]
- SynopsisLOW PRESSURE INTENSIFIES OFF THE MID ATLC COAST OVERNIGHT. THIS LOW
BECOMES A GALE CENTER SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND WED INTO THU. BY FRI THE
LOW WEAKENS AND BEGINS TO MOVE OFFSHORE. BY SAT THE LOW IS IN THE
MARITIMES WITH NORTHWESTERLY FLOW ACROSS NEW ENGLAND.
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.
- Overnight NNE wind around 11 kt. A chance of showers. Patchy fog. Seas around 1 ft.
- Wednesday NNE wind around 14 kt, with gusts as high as 23 kt. Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog before 11am. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
- Wednesday Night NE wind 13 to 16 kt decreasing to 9 to 12 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 kt. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog after 10pm. Seas around 2 ft.
- Thursday NNE wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
- Thursday Night NNW wind 10 to 13 kt. Rain likely, mainly between 8pm and 3am. Seas around 2 ft.
- Friday NW wind around 12 kt. A chance of showers, mainly before 3pm. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
- Friday Night NW wind 9 to 11 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
- Saturday WNW wind 9 to 12 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
- Saturday Night WNW wind around 10 kt. Partly cloudy. 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.
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Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone
forecast and the NDFD graphics.
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