Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Taunton, MA Local Forecast Office

7NM WSW Newport RI

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Overnight

    Chance Sprinkles

    E 6kt
    1ft

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Sprinkles

    E 11kt
    1ft

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Sprinkles

    E 8ktWinds Decreasing
    1ft

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Sunny

    ESE 9kt
    1ft

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chc Rain

    SSE 7ktWinds Decreasing
    1ft

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Rain Likely

    Winds IncreasingESE 11kt
    1-2ft

    High: 50 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Rain Likely

    ENE 10kt
    1-2ft

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Rain

    NNE 10kt
    1ft

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Rain

    NNW 8kt
    1ft

    Low: 45 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 1:19 am EDT Apr 29, 2016
Forecast Valid: 3am EDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm EDT May 5, 2016

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN FROM THE NORTH THROUGH SATURDAY. LOW PRESSURE WILL SLIDE SOUTH OF THE WATERS ON FRIDAY. LOW PRESSURE MOVES BACK IN FOR SUNDAY INTO MONDAY WITH ACCOMPANYING BREEZY E/SE FLOW AND THE POTENTIAL FOR GUSTS UP 25 KT. HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS ON 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
E wind around 6 kt. A slight chance of showers before 5am, then a chance of sprinkles after 5am. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday
E wind 8 to 11 kt. A chance of sprinkles after 5pm. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday Night
E wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. A chance of sprinkles before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 4am, then a chance of sprinkles after 4am. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday
NE wind 6 to 9 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday Night
SSE wind 5 to 7 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. A slight chance of rain after 3am. Seas around 1 ft.
Sunday
ESE wind 5 to 8 kt increasing to 8 to 11 kt in the afternoon. Rain likely, mainly after 3pm. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Sunday Night
ENE wind around 10 kt. Rain likely, mainly before midnight. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Monday
NNE wind around 10 kt. A chance of rain. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday Night
NNW wind 6 to 8 kt. A chance of rain. Seas around 1 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.

*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: 1:19 am EDT Apr 29, 2016
Forecast Valid: 3am EDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm EDT May 5, 2016
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