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000 AWUS81 KBOX 201911 RWSBOX CTZ002>004-MAZ002>024-026-NHZ011-012-015-RIZ001>008-210400- REGIONAL WEATHER STORY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 310 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014 A SOUTHWEST BREEZE BLEW ACROSS SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND THIS AFTERNOON WHILE TEMPERATURES ROSE INTO THE 50S. THE AFTERNOON HAD MUCH SUNSHINE DESPITE INCREASING CLOUDS. HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE FURTHER OFFSHORE TONIGHT WHILE LOW PRESSURE ADVANCES SOUTHEAST FROM THE GREAT LAKES. AHEAD OF THIS SYSTEM SCATTERED RAIN WILL DEVELOP ACROSS OUR REGION AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS TONIGHT WILL RANGE IN THE 40S. ON TUESDAY...THE GREAT LAKES LOW WILL MERGE WITH A LOW PRESSURE AREA EJECTING OFF THE SOUTH JERSEY COAST. THE COMBINATION OF THESE SYSTEMS WILL BECOME A NOREASTER THAT WILL HEAD TOWARD SOUTHERN NEW ENGLANDS COASTAL WATERS. THE STORM WILL BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY JUST OFFSHORE OF NANTUCKET WHERE IT WILL SPIRAL THROUGH THURSDAY. THE MAIN THREAT WITH THIS NOREASTER WILL BE PERIODS OF RAIN. TEMPERATURES FOR TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY WILL AVERAGE IN THE MID 50S TO LOW 60S BY DAY...WITH MID 40S TO MID 50S AT NIGHT. LOOKING AHEAD...THE STORM WILL FINALLY LIFT NORTHEAST TOWARD NOVA SCOTIA ON FRIDAY. IN ITS WAKE WILL BE DRY CONDITIONS FOR NEXT WEEKEND ALONG WITH BREEZY WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS. $$ KAB

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