Heavy rain and severe weather will exacerbate ongoing flooding in the central and southern U.S.

Additional heavy rain will increase the threat of flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. There is a High Risk of excessive rainfall for parts of ArkLaTex, as well as the Mid-Mississippi and Lower Ohio River Valleys on Saturday. Severe thunderstorms, some of which could include significant tornadoes and very large hail, are also possible on Saturday for much of the same area.
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Rhode Island Sound (ANZ235) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Rhode Island Sound (ANZ235)
Issued by: National Weather Service Taunton, MA
Last Update: 317 AM EST Sat Feb 24 2018
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Today: W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt this afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog this morning. A chance of showers this afternoon. Vsby 1 nm or less this morning.

Tonight: NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain likely.

Sun: E winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Rain.

Sun Night: NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of rain.

Mon: W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Mon Night: NW winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Tue: W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Tue Night: SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Wed: SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Wed Night: W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 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.



Zone Forecast: Rhode Island Sound (ANZ235)

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