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Severe weather possible from central Plains to Gulf Coast; Heavy rain for Gulf Coast

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Saturday from the central Plains and mid-Missouri Valley southward across Texas and eastward across the Gulf Coastal states. These thunderstorms will be capable of producing hail and locally damaging winds. In addition, heavy rain could lead to flash flooding along the Gulf Coast where Flash Flood Watches are in effect.
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Taunton, MA Local Forecast Office

11NM ESE Boston MA

Marine Point Forecast

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  • This
    Afternoon

    Chance Showers

    E 8kt
    1ft

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Slight Chc Showers

    NNW 13kt
    2ft

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    N 13ktWinds Decreasing
    2ft

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    SSE 9kt
    2ft

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Showers Likely

    Winds IncreasingESE 19kt
    Waves Building4ft

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Showers

    ESE 19kt
    5-6ft

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Showers Likely

    SE 12kt
    4ft

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    W 8kt
    3-4ft

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Showers

    WSW 8kt
    2-3ft

    High: 56 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 9:41 am EDT Apr 18, 2015
Forecast Valid: 12pm EDT Apr 18, 2015-6pm EDT Apr 24, 2015

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Detailed Forecast



Synopsis: A WEAK AND FAST MOVING LOW ZIPS ACROSS NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND THIS AFTERNOON AND THEN OVER THE GULF OF MAINE TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE THEN BUILDS INTO NEW ENGLAND FROM QUEBEC SUN. A COASTAL LOW MAY BRING SE GALES TO THE SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND WATERS MON AFTERNOON AND NIGHT. DIMINISHING WIND AND SEAS TUE AS LOW PRES EXITS INTO MAINE.

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.

This Afternoon
NE wind 6 to 8 kt becoming E. A chance of showers, mainly after 5pm. Seas around 1 ft.
Tonight
NNW wind 8 to 13 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. A slight chance of showers before 7pm. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday
N wind 10 to 13 kt becoming E 7 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday Night
SSE wind 6 to 9 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas around 2 ft.
Monday
ESE wind 10 to 13 kt increasing to 16 to 19 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Seas 2 ft building to 4 ft.
Monday Night
ESE wind 14 to 19 kt, with gusts as high as 27 kt. Showers. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
Tuesday
SE wind 7 to 12 kt becoming SSW in the afternoon. Showers likely, mainly before 10am. Seas around 4 ft.
Tuesday Night
W wind around 8 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Wednesday
WSW wind 6 to 8 kt. A chance of showers. Seas 2 to 3 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: 42.31°N 70.82°W
Last Update: 9:41 am EDT Apr 18, 2015
Forecast Valid: 12pm EDT Apr 18, 2015-6pm EDT Apr 24, 2015
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