Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies.
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Taunton, MA Local Forecast Office

4NM NE Nantucket MA

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Tonight

    Rain

    Winds IncreasingESE 21kt
    2-3ft

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Rain Likely

    ENE 21kt
    3ft

    High: 45 °F

    Gale Warning
    Gale Warning

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Rain

    NE 16ktWinds Decreasing
    3ftWaves Subsiding

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Cloudy

    N 8kt
    1ft

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Winds IncreasingNNW 7kt
    1-2ft

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Partly Sunny

    Winds IncreasingNE 7kt
    2ft

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Light Wind
    1ft

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Cloudy

    Winds IncreasingSSE 6kt
    1ft

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    SE 6kt
    1ft

    Low: 39 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 7:26 pm EST Jan 17, 2017
Forecast Valid: 9pm EST Jan 17, 2017-6pm EST Jan 24, 2017

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Detailed Forecast

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH

Synopsis: LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN WATERS ON WEDNESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS ACROSS THE WATERS FOR THE LATE WEEK PERIOD. LOW PRESSURE PASSES WELL SOUTH OF THE WATERS ON SATURDAY. HIGH PRESSURE RIDGES DOWN OVER THE WATERS FROM THE NORTH FOR SUNDAY.

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.

Tonight
ESE wind 12 to 15 kt increasing to 18 to 21 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 kt. Rain. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Wednesday
E wind 18 to 21 kt becoming ENE in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 kt. Rain likely, mainly before 10am. Seas around 3 ft.
Wednesday Night
NE wind 13 to 16 kt decreasing to 10 to 13 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 kt. A chance of rain, mainly before 10pm. Seas 3 ft subsiding to 1 ft.
Thursday
N wind 5 to 8 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday Night
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming NNW 5 to 7 kt in the evening. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Friday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming NE 5 to 7 kt in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Friday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SSE around 6 kt in the morning. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday Night
SE wind around 6 kt becoming NE after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.

*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: 41.34°N 70.04°W
Last Update: 7:26 pm EST Jan 17, 2017
Forecast Valid: 9pm EST Jan 17, 2017-6pm EST Jan 24, 2017
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