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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.
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9NM WSW Newport RI

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

Today

Rain Likely

NNE 19kt
2ft

High: 61 °F

Small Craft Advisory
Small Craft Advisory

Tonight

Decreasing Clouds

NNE 14kt
2ft

Low: 55 °F

Friday

Mostly Sunny

NNE 11kt
2ft

High: 64 °F

Friday
Night

Slight Chc Rain

ENE 8kt
1-2ft

Low: 58 °F

Saturday

Showers Likely

SE 13kt
1-2ft

High: 67 °F

Saturday
Night

Showers Likely

W 14kt
2-3ft

Low: 54 °F

Sunday

Sunny

W 14kt
2ft

High: 61 °F

Sunday
Night

Mostly Clear

WSW 11kt
1-2ft

Low: 54 °F

Monday

Mostly Sunny

Winds IncreasingS 12kt
1ft

High: 65 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 6:36 am EDT Oct 2, 2014
Forecast Valid: 8am EDT Oct 2, 2014-6pm EDT Oct 8, 2014

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Detailed Forecast

...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.

*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.