Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms.
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Taunton, MA Local Forecast Office

8NM ESE Nantucket MA

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Today

    Mostly Sunny

    NNE 14kt
    3-4ft

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Areas Drizzle

    SE 12kt
    2-3ft

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Areas Showers

    SSE 12kt
    3ft

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Showers Likely

    Winds IncreasingSSW 20kt
    4-5ft

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Showers Likely

    SW 21kt
    6ft

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    WSW 19kt
    5-6ft

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Sunny

    WSW 16kt
    4ft

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    W 14kt
    3-4ft

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Rain

    NNW 8kt
    2-3ft

    High: 52 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 3:44 am EDT Apr 30, 2017
Forecast Valid: 5am EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE FROM QUEBEC TO NEW ENGLAND TODAY THEN MOVE OFF THE COAST TONIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NORTHWARD ACROSS MUCH OF THE WATERS LATE SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE WATERS MONDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY TUESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE SLOWLY BUILDS OVER THE WATERS FOR WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. LOW PRESSURE MOVES UP THE COAST AND OVER THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY.

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.

Today
N wind 9 to 14 kt becoming ENE in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Tonight
E wind 10 to 12 kt becoming SE after midnight. A slight chance of showers between 9pm and 1am, then areas of drizzle after 1am. Patchy fog after 3am. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Monday
SSE wind around 12 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. Areas of showers before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 4pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Seas around 3 ft.
Monday Night
SSW wind 14 to 17 kt increasing to 17 to 20 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 kt. Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 5am. Patchy fog after 9pm. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Tuesday
SW wind 17 to 21 kt, with gusts as high as 29 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11am, then a slight chance of showers between 11am and noon. Patchy fog before noon. Seas around 6 ft.
Tuesday Night
WSW wind 14 to 19 kt, with gusts as high as 28 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
Wednesday
WSW wind 14 to 16 kt, with gusts as high as 23 kt. Sunny. Seas around 4 ft.
Wednesday Night
W wind 11 to 14 kt becoming NW after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Thursday
NNW wind 6 to 8 kt becoming S in the afternoon. A chance of rain. Seas 2 to 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.

*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: 41.21°N 69.95°W
Last Update: 3:44 am EDT Apr 30, 2017
Forecast Valid: 5am EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017
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