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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Last Update: 716 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

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Taunton, MA Local Forecast Office

28NM S Newport RI

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...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...
Tonight
E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt... Increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Wed
NE winds 15 to 20 kt...increasing to 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. A chance of rain. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Wed Night
NE winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
Thu
N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Thu Night
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Fri
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Fri Night
E winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Sat
N winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Sat Night
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Sun
NE winds around 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Sun Night
E winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 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.
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Last Update: 716 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017
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