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Rain, thunderstorms possible for parts of Texas and Gulf Coast; additional rain and mountain snow forecast out West

A developing storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms across parts of South Texas and the western Gulf Coast on Thursday. Some of the thunderstorms that develop late Thursday night into Friday have the potential to be severe. Meanwhile, additional rainfall and mountain snow is forecast for northern California and the Pacific Northwest.
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Last Update: 117 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

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Buzzards Bay

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EST THIS EVENING...



  • SynopsisLARGE HIGH PRES OVER THE GREAT LAKES WILL BUILD EAST INTO QUEBEC AND NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A WEAK WAVE OF LOW PRES WILL PASS SOUTHEAST OF OUR WATERS MON INTO TUE.

    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 W winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
  • Tonight NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
  • Fri NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
  • Fri Night N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
  • Sat N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
  • Sat Night N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of showers.
  • Sun NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of showers.
  • Sun Night NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
  • Mon NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
  • Mon Night E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers.

    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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