Heavy rain for portions of the Mid-Atlantic and New England through Saturday

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms across portions of New England and the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall and flash flooding in these locations.
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Taunton, MA Local Forecast Office

7NM WSW Newport RI

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Overnight

    Chance Showers

    Light Wind
    1ft

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Heavy Rain

    Winds IncreasingENE 9kt
    1ft

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Showers

    NNE 6ktWinds Decreasing
    1ft

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    SE 7kt
    1ft

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chc Thunderstorms

    Light Wind
    1ft

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers

    Winds IncreasingESE 8kt
    1ft

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Showers

    E 7kt
    1ft

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Showers

    NE 6kt
    1ft

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    NNE 8kt
    1ft

    Low: 66 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 3:49 am EDT Jul 29, 2016
Forecast Valid: 4am EDT Jul 29, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 4, 2016

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT AND STALL OVER THE SOUTHERN WATERS FRIDAY. LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE FROM THE MID- ATLANTIC STATES TO NEAR CAPE COD BY FRIDAY NIGHT AND EXIT THE COAST SATURDAY. A SECOND LOW PRESSURE AREA PASSES SOUTH OF THE WATERS SUNDAY AND MONDAY. HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS FOR 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.

Overnight
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 5am. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming ENE 5 to 9 kt in the morning. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday Night
NNE wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. A chance of showers, mainly before 9pm. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday
N wind 5 to 7 kt becoming SSE in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 1am, then a slight chance of showers after 1am. Seas around 1 ft.
Sunday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming ESE 5 to 8 kt in the morning. A chance of showers. Seas around 1 ft.
Sunday Night
E wind around 7 kt. A chance of showers. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday
NE wind around 6 kt. A chance of showers. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday Night
NNE wind around 8 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.

WINDS AND WAVES 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: 41.44°N 71.44°W
Last Update: 3:49 am EDT Jul 29, 2016
Forecast Valid: 4am EDT Jul 29, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 4, 2016
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