Major Storm System Bringing A Plethora Of Impacts To The Central And Eastern U.S. This Weekend
A powerful storm system will track from the Plains to the Great Lakes region this weekend. On the cold side of the storm, heavy snow with blizzard conditions are expected over portions of the central and northern Plains to the upper Great Lakes. Severe thunderstorms, heavy rainfall, and flash flooding will be possible over the lower Mississippi, Tennessee, and Ohio Valley.
|NWS Forecast for: Massachusetts Bay and Ipswich Bay (ANZ251)|
Issued by: National Weather Service Norton, MA
Last Update: 321 PM EST Sat Feb 23 2019
Tonight: SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less, then around 2 ft after midnight. A chance of rain, freezing rain likely with a chance of snow after midnight.
Sun: SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas around 7 ft, building to 11 ft in the afternoon. Patchy fog. Rain. Freezing rain in the morning. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Sun Night: SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 25 to 30 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt, increasing to 40 kt after midnight. Seas around 10 ft, subsiding to 7 ft after midnight. Patchy fog in the evening. Occasional drizzle in the evening with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Mon: W winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 50 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
Mon Night: W winds 25 to 30 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 45 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
Tue: W winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Tue Night: NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas around 4 ft.
Wed: NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Wed Night: NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of snow showers in the evening. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Thu: NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.
Thu Night: NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 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.
|Zone Forecast: Massachusetts Bay and Ipswich Bay (ANZ251)|
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