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The flash flooding threat shifts slightly east on Friday while both coasts and Hawaii continue high surf issues due to tropical systems

The potential for heavy rainfall and flash flooding will shift east on Friday across parts of the Upper Midwest into the eastern Great Lakes. Meanwhile, portions of both the East and West Coasts, as well as Hawaii, will continue to have high surf and rip current potential due to Hurricane Cristobal and Tropical Storm Marie respectively. Caution should be used on area beaches.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 400 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

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Buzzards Bay

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  • SynopsisHIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE WATERS TODAY...THEN MOVES EAST OF THE WATERS SATURDAY. THIS WILL BRING DIMINISHING WINDS AND SEAS. WITH HIGH PRESSURE TO THE EAST DURING THE WEEKEND...THE NEW ENGLAND WATERS WILL HAVE INCREASING SOUTH WINDS. A COUPLE OF WEAK FRONTS WILL DISSIPATE AS THEY MOVE ACROSS SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND. THIS WILL CAUSE A FEW SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE SUNDAY AND MONDAY...AND THEN AGAIN ON TUESDAY.

    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 NE winds around 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
  • Tonight E winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SE after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less.
  • Sat S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
  • Sat Night SW winds around 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
  • Sun SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
  • Sun Night SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely with a chance of tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
  • Mon SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
  • Mon Night SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
  • Tue SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
  • Tue Night SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.

    winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

    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.




WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. 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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