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Severe weather threat returns to the southern Plains

Severe thunderstorms are expected this afternoon and evening from southern Oklahoma toward the Texas Gulf Coast. Large hail, damaging wind and tornadoes will be possible...especially across central portions of Texas.
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Last Update: 1007 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

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Taunton, MA Local Forecast Office

10NM SE Newport RI

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: WEAK HIGH PRES BRINGS LIGHT WINDS TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL PASS SOUTH OF THE WATERS MON...WHILE ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE STAYS CAMPED S OF NOVA SCOTIA. WEAK HIGH PRES BUILDS OVER THE WATERS FOR MID WEEK.

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
N winds around 5 kt...becoming S. Seas 1 foot or less.
Tonight
SW winds around 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.
Mon
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers.
Mon Night
NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
Tue
N winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Tue Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
Wed
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
Wed Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
Thu
S winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Thu Night
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 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.

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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Last Update: 1007 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015
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