Tropical Storm Forecast to Impact Southeast US This Weekend

Tropical Depression Two is forecast to strengthen to a Tropical Storm. This system will bring heavy rain and gusty winds to portions of the southeastern United States and dangerous rip currents. Flash flooding will be possible in portions of the Carolinas and Virginia Saturday.
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Last Update: 116 AM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

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Taunton, MA Local Forecast Office

20NM WSW Hyannis MA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN CENTERED WELL EAST OF THE REGION THROUGH SATURDAY. A FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL DROP DOWN FROM THE NORTH SATURDAY NIGHT AND WILL BECOME STATIONARY OVER THE WATERS THROUGH SUNDAY. THE FRONT WILL MOVE NORTH OF THE WATERS SUNDAY NIGHT. LOW PRESSURE WILL PASS OVER THE WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST MONDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE BEGINS TO BUILD IN FROM THE WEST LATE 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.

Rest Of Tonight
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
Sat
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Sat Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt... Diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Sun
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Sun Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Mon
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. Showers likely with a chance of tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Mon Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
Tue
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Tue Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Wed
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
Wed Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. winds and seas 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.

WINDS AND SEAS 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.
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Last Update: 116 AM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016
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