Heavy Snow & Ice Across Portions of the Plains and Midwest; Unsettled in the Pacific Northwest

Heavy snow and freezing rain will impact portions of the Plains, upper Midwest, and Great Lakes into Monday. Significant snow accumulations and gusty winds are likely in some areas. Farther to the south, rain and a few thunderstorms are expected over the Mississippi, Tennessee, and Ohio Valleys. Heavy rain & mountain snowfall will also continue from northern California into the Pacific Northwest.

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Taunton, MA Local Forecast Office

13NM SW Newport RI

Marine Point Forecast

  • Tonight

    Slight Chc Rain

    Light Wind

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Rain

    Winds IncreasingSE 6kt

    High: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Rain

    SSE 11kt

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Heavy Rain

    Winds IncreasingS 24kt
    Waves Building9ft

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Showers

    WSW 17kt

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday


    W 17kt

    High: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Clear

    NW 15kt

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday


    NW 17kt

    High: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Clear

    NW 17kt

    Low: 21 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 1:18 pm EST Jan 21, 2018
Forecast Valid: 4pm EST Jan 21, 2018-6pm EST Jan 28, 2018

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Detailed Forecast

Synopsis: ANZ200-220700- 116 PM EST Sun Jan 21 2018 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... Large high pressure will remain S of the waters today. Low pres will pass well W of the region late Monday, but its associated front will bring periods of rain and gusty southerly winds Mon night into Tue. Winds will shift to W to NW and remain gusty Wed and Thu. 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. $$

Variable winds 5 kt or less. A slight chance of rain after 4am. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SE around 6 kt in the morning. A chance of rain, mainly after noon. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday Night
E wind 6 to 11 kt becoming SSE after midnight. A chance of rain, mainly after 3am. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
S wind 12 to 17 kt becoming S 19 to 24 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 kt. Rain, mainly before 4pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Seas 4 ft building to 9 ft.
Tuesday Night
WSW wind 14 to 17 kt, with gusts as high as 32 kt. A chance of showers, mainly before 7pm. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
W wind around 17 kt, with gusts as high as 27 kt. Sunny. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Wednesday Night
NW wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 24 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
NW wind 15 to 17 kt, with gusts as high as 26 kt. Sunny. Seas around 3 ft.
Thursday Night
NW wind 15 to 17 kt, with gusts as high as 28 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 3 ft.

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.


  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.
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Point Forecast: 41.34°N 71.52°W
Last Update: 1:18 pm EST Jan 21, 2018
Forecast Valid: 4pm EST Jan 21, 2018-6pm EST Jan 28, 2018
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