Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley.
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Last Update: 108 AM EDT Tue May 17 2022

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11NM SW Nantucket MA

Marine Zone Forecast


...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
Synopsis: ANZ200-171800- 108 AM EDT Tue May 17 2022 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... A strong cold front will sweep across the waters tonight, accompanied by scattered thunderstorms. Some storms may contain gusty winds and heavy downpours. Tuesday and Wednesday, behind the front, NW winds, dry weather and good vsby expected. A warm front will cross the waters Thursday followed by a cold front Thursday night. $$

Rest Of Tonight
SW winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 5 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Tue
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Tue Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Wed
W winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Wed Night And Thu
S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
Thu Night
SW winds around 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
Fri
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Fri Night
S winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Sat And Sat Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 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: 108 AM EDT Tue May 17 2022
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