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Winter Storm from the Mexican Border in Texas to southern New England through Thursday

A widespread winter weather event is underway from southwest Texas into parts of southern New England. Most locations will see moderate to heavy rainfall before changing over during the overnight hours. Sleet and freezing rain are expected from south/central Texas into the Southeast while significant snowfall is expected from the southern Plains across the Mid-Atlantic into New England.
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Last Update: 1253 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

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Breton Sound

Marine Zone Forecast

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE HIGHEST TEN PERCENT OF THE WAVES.

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

  • SynopsisA STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS THIS MORNING. THE FRONT WILL STALL OVER THE GULF ON FRIDAY AND SATURDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE COASTAL WATERS.
  • Rest Of Tonight Southwest winds near 15 knots. Waves 2 feet dominant period 1 second. Chance of showers.
  • Thursday West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north 25 to 30 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet dominant period 2 seconds building to 3 to 6 feet with occasional waves to 8 feet dominant period 2 seconds in the afternoon. Chance of showers early in the morning...then chance of light rain in the late morning and afternoon.
  • Thursday Night North winds 25 to 30 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet with occasional waves to 8 feet dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of light rain.
  • Friday North winds 20 to 25 knots easing to 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet dominant period 3 seconds. Slight chance of light rain.
  • Friday Night Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet dominant period 3 seconds.
  • Saturday East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet dominant period 4 seconds.
  • Saturday Night Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of light rain.
  • Sunday Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Chance of light rain.
  • Sunday Night Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet. Chance of light rain.
  • Monday Northeast winds near 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet. Chance of showers.
  • Monday Night Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Chance of showers.



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