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Slight risk of severe weather on Wednesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects a slight risk of severe weather on Wednesday. Isolated reports of severe weather are possible in the Southeast and the Mississippi Valley. However, the greatest area of concern will be from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. The primary threat for all areas will be large hail and damaging winds.
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Taunton, MA Local Forecast Office

4NM NE Nantucket MA

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Today

    Sunny

    N 18kt
    2-3ft

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Clear

    NW 6kt
    1-2ft

    Low: 29 °F

  • Thursday

    Decreasing Clouds

    Winds IncreasingSW 14kt
    1-2ft

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chc Showers

    SW 19kt
    2ft

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Heavy Rain

    SW 19kt
    < 1ft

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Showers Likely

    SSW 13kt
    2ft

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Showers Likely

    SW 17kt
    2-3ft

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    NW 19kt
    3-4ft

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    WSW 17kt
    3-4ft

    High: 42 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 4:00 am EDT Apr 1, 2015
Forecast Valid: 5am EDT Apr 1, 2015-6pm EDT Apr 7, 2015

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Detailed Forecast



Synopsis: HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN FOR THROUGH THURSDAY. A COLD FRONT DROPS DOWN OVER THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT. LOW PRESSURE MOVES ACROSS CENTRAL NEW ENGLAND SATURDAY REACHING THE MAINE COAST BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON. ANOTHER COLD FRONT APPROACHES 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.

Today
N wind 14 to 18 kt, with gusts as high as 27 kt. Sunny. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Tonight
NW wind around 6 kt. Clear. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Thursday
SW wind 6 to 9 kt increasing to 11 to 14 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 kt. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Thursday Night
SW wind 16 to 19 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. A slight chance of showers after 1am. Seas around 2 ft.
Friday
SW wind 16 to 19 kt, with gusts as high as 31 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11am and 2pm, then showers likely after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog between 9am and 11am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
SSW wind 10 to 13 kt. Showers likely. Patchy fog. Seas around 2 ft.
Saturday
SW wind around 17 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 kt. Showers likely, mainly before 9am. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Saturday Night
NW wind 15 to 19 kt, with gusts as high as 28 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Sunday
WSW wind 12 to 17 kt, with gusts as high as 27 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 3 to 4 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.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 41.34°N 70.04°W
Last Update: 4:00 am EDT Apr 1, 2015
Forecast Valid: 5am EDT Apr 1, 2015-6pm EDT Apr 7, 2015
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