Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flooding Risks from Southern Plains to Midwest; Heat Wave Developing in the Southeast

Severe thunderstorms and flash flooding will again be possible from the Southern Plains into the Midwest on Friday. Periodic risks of severe thunderstorms, along with flash flooding, are forecast from the Central and Southern Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast into the Memorial Day weekend. Temperatures across much of the East will run above normal where they will hold into Memorial Day.
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Last Update: 716 AM EDT Fri May 24 2019

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6NM WNW Portsmouth RI

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

Synopsis: ANZ200-250000- 716 AM EDT Fri May 24 2019 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... A cold front will push offshore early today, followed by gusty north to northwest winds. High pres builds across New England tonight, then across the waters Sat. Another cold front moves across the waters Sat night, with another weak system moving across late Sunday. High pres builds across on Mon, with another system approaching Tue. 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. $$

Today
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
Tonight
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming N around 5 kt after midnight. Waves around 2 ft.
Sat
NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
Sat Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely.
Sun
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
Sun Night
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Mon
NE winds around 5 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Mon Night
S winds around 5 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Tue
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers.
Tue Night
S winds around 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers. 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 AM EDT Fri May 24 2019
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