Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

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Taunton, MA Local Forecast Office

13NM SW Newport RI

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    WSW 11ktWinds Decreasing
    2-3ft

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    SW 10kt
    2ft

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    SW 8kt
    2ft

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    SSW 11kt
    2ft

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Heavy Rain

    SW 9kt
    2ft

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    W 10kt
    2ft

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    WSW 8kt
    2ft

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Sunny

    E 7kt
    1-2ft

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Light Wind
    1ft

    Low: 69 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 3:20 pm EDT Jul 23, 2016
Forecast Valid: 6pm EDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH ACROSS THE WATERS THIS EVENING WITH ANOTHER ROUND OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS FOR SUNDAY INTO MONDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATER MONDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS TOWARDS THE WATERS FOR TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

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.

Tonight
WSW wind 8 to 11 kt becoming NW 5 to 8 kt in the evening. Mostly clear. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Sunday
NNW wind 6 to 10 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday Night
SW wind 5 to 8 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 2 ft.
Monday
SSW wind 6 to 11 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. A slight chance of showers between 10am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Seas around 2 ft.
Monday Night
SW wind 7 to 9 kt becoming W after midnight. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Seas around 2 ft.
Tuesday
WNW wind 7 to 10 kt becoming WSW in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Tuesday Night
WSW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming NNW after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas around 2 ft.
Wednesday
NNE wind around 7 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Wednesday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.

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.

*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.
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Point Forecast: 41.34°N 71.52°W
Last Update: 3:20 pm EDT Jul 23, 2016
Forecast Valid: 6pm EDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
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