Powerful Storm Approaching Western Alaska; Well Below Normal Temperatures in the Northern Plains

A powerful Fall storm is forecast to impact the Northwest and West-Central coasts of Alaska into the weekend with gale to storm-force winds, coastal flooding, high surf, beach erosion and inland high winds. Much below normal temperatures will prevail across the northern Plains into the Great Lakes Thursday and Friday and the East Coast this weekend behind a strong cold front.
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Last Update: 1001 PM EDT Wed Oct 5 2022

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Norton, MA Local Forecast Office

15NM NE Montauk NY

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Synopsis: ANZ200-061500- 1001 PM EDT Wed Oct 5 2022 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... A broad area of low pressure south of New England will slowly move east to south of Nova Scotia Thursday. This allows weak high pressure to then build into New England and its coastal waters later Thursday into Thursday night. Friday, a cold front sweeps across New England late in the day, then across the waters Friday evening, with NW winds 15 to 25 kt Friday night. Winds diminish this weekend as high pressure builds into New England, persisting into early next week. $$

Overnight
N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain with isolated tstms, then a slight chance of rain. Patchy fog. Some tstms may produce gusty winds, small hail, and frequent lightning.
Thu
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.
Thu Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Fri
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Fri Night Through Sat Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Sun Through Mon Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 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: 1001 PM EDT Wed Oct 5 2022
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