Flooding and Severe Weather Risk Continues This Weekend

More heavy rain will exacerbate flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. In addition, over portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Tennessee Valleys, severe thunderstorms are expected. Some storms may produce large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes. Meanwhile, snow and ice will again affect the Cascades, northern Rockies, upper Midwest, and New England through Sunday.
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Last Update: 116 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

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Marine Zone Forecast

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

Synopsis: ANZ200-260700- 116 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... Warm front lifting N across the waters today along which a secondary low pressure develops along the coast will yield with E gales and an abundance of rain. Subsequent wind and wave activity, likely reductions to visibility. Conditions improve during the early portion of the week as westerly winds prevail, breezy at times. Greater concern is late week with a progged coastal storm developing off the Mid-Atlantic, S of New England. Strong NE winds subsequent during high astro-tides for the beginning of March, coastal flooding concerns. 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. $$

This Afternoon
E winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Areas of fog. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Tonight
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Mon
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Mon Night
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Tue
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Tue Night
SW winds around 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Wed
SW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Wed Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Thu
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Thu Night
E winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. A chance of rain. 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.
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Last Update: 116 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018
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