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Unsettled weather in store for eastern U.S. into weekend

A complex weather system moving across the eastern U.S. will bring a variety of hazardous weather to the region on Friday and into the weekend. Much colder weather is expected by Saturday, along with numerous showers and accumulating snow in the higher elevations of the Appalachians. Rain and snow will move into northern New England on Sunday.
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Last Update: 322 PM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

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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.

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

  • SynopsisA REINFORCING FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS LATE THIS AFTERNOON. STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WITH COLDER AIR WILL BUILD INTO THE REGION IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT THIS WEEKEND BEFORE MODIFYING AND SHIFTING EASTWARD EARLY NEXT WEEK.
  • Tonight North winds 25 to 35 knots with gusts to near 45 knots. Waves 4 to 6 feet with occasional waves to 8 feet dominant period 3 seconds.
  • Saturday North winds 20 to 25 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet dominant period 3 seconds subsiding to 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet dominant period 3 seconds in the afternoon.
  • Saturday Night North winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet dominant period 3 seconds.
  • Sunday Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet dominant period 3 seconds.
  • Sunday Night East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet dominant period 2 seconds.
  • Monday East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet dominant period 3 seconds.
  • Monday Night Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet dominant period 3 seconds.
  • Tuesday Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
  • Tuesday Night Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet. Slight chance of showers.
  • Wednesday Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet. Slight chance of showers.
  • Wednesday Night East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Slight chance of showers.



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