Severe weather possible for parts of northern Plains
The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon and evening across portions of the northern Plains, from extreme south-central North Dakota into eastern South Dakota. Isolated severe thunderstorms capable of hail and locally-strong wind gusts are possible.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
11NM ESE Nantucket MA
Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]
- SynopsisHIGH PRES STATIONED OVER SE CANADA COMBINED WITH WAVES OF LOW PRES
MOVING WELL OFFSHORE OF CAPE COD WILL KEEP A PERSISTENT NE WIND FLOW
ACROSS THE WATERS THROUGH THU. THE HIGH WILL NUDGE SOUTH OVER NEW
ENGLAND THU AND FRI. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE
WATERS LATE SAT. GUSTY WEST WINDS WILL FOLLOW ON SUN.
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 NE wind around 14 kt. A chance of rain or drizzle. Patchy fog before 10pm. Seas around 3 ft.
- Wednesday NE wind 15 to 17 kt, with gusts as high as 23 kt. Rain likely, mainly after 8am. Patchy fog before 7am, then Patchy fog after 8am. Seas around 4 ft.
- Wednesday Night NE wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 22 kt. Rain likely, mainly before 4am. Patchy fog. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
- Thursday NNE wind 19 to 21 kt, with gusts as high as 27 kt. A chance of showers, mainly before 10am. Patchy fog before 11am. Seas around 6 ft.
- Thursday Night N wind 15 to 17 kt, with gusts as high as 23 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 6 ft.
- Friday N wind 15 to 18 kt. Partly sunny. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
- Friday Night NNE wind 11 to 14 kt decreasing to 6 to 9 kt after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
- Saturday E wind 8 to 11 kt becoming SSE 11 to 14 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 kt. A chance of showers. Seas around 4 ft.
- Saturday Night S wind 11 to 13 kt becoming W after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 kt. Showers likely. Seas 4 to 5 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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