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Nor'easter to impact East Coast Thanksgiving travel

An active weather pattern is shaping up across the eastern U.S. as a nor'easter continues to be forecast to move up the East Coast through early Thursday. This storm will bring precipitation up and down the coast, mostly in the form of rain along coastal areas, with snow expected farther inland. These conditions are expected to impact Thanksgiving travel conditions on Wednesday.
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Last Update: 717 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

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Cape Cod Bay

Marine Zone Forecast

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...


  • SynopsisLOW PRESSURE 2WILL MOVE UP ALONG THE EASTERN SEABOARD AND PASS NEAR THE BENCH MARK WEDNESDAY EVENING. THIS LOW WILL MOVE OVER THECANADIAN MARITIMES THURSDAY. HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED OVER THE SOUTHEAST UNITED STATES FRIDAY WILL RIDGE OVER THE WATERS SATURDAY AND EAST OF THE WATERS SUNDAY.

    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 W winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt... Becoming NW after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of rain after midnight.
  • Wed N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt...becoming NE 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
  • Wed Night N winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
  • Thu NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.
  • Thu Night NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
  • Fri NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
  • Fri Night NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Seas around 2 ft.
  • Sat SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
  • Sat Night SW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
  • Sun SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
  • Sun Night W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 2 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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