Hurricane Maria Forecast To Bring Impacts To East Coast

Hurricane Maria will approach the Mid-Atlantic coast early this week then finally shove eastward into the open Atlantic. Maria will likely not make landfall but will come close to portions of North Carolina midweek and could bring tropical storm force winds, locally heavy rain, storm surge, and very rough surf. Maria will create hazardous surf and rip currents for much of the East Coast this week.
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Last Update: 923 PM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

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Taunton, MA Local Forecast Office

2NM WNW Portsmouth RI

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Synopsis: ANZ200-261415- 923 PM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... Areas of dense fog mainly during the night into mid morning hours will impact the waters through the middle of the week. Southerly swell from Hurricane Maria will continue to move north into the waters and linger for much of the week. A cold front from Canada will cross the waters later Wednesday or early Thursday. Mariners should monitor the latest forecasts from the National Hurricane Center at www.nhc.noaa.gov. 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. $$

Overnight
S winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft, except 4 to 7 ft at the bay entrance. Areas of dense fog. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Tue
N winds around 5 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 ft. Areas of dense fog. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Tue Night
SE winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Wed
E winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Wed Night
SW winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Thu
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Thu Night
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
Fri
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
Fri Night
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Sat
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Sat Night
N winds around 5 kt. Waves around 2 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.

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: 923 PM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017
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