Coastal Storm Impacting the Northeast; Unfortunate Weekend Rain Arrives for Flood Stricken Midwest

A strong coastal storm is driving up the Northeastern seaboard; producing locally heavy rain, heavy snow, across the Adirondacks, Green and White mountains across northern New England, and strong, potentially damaging, winds. Meanwhile in the Midwest, an modest storm will arrive into the region with locally heavy rain and scattered thunderstorms this weekend, which may worsen ongoing flooding.
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Gray/Portland, ME Local Forecast Office

25NM ENE Portsmouth NH

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Tonight

    Rain Likely

    W 15kt
    8-9ft

    Low: 36 °F

    Gale Warning
    Gale Warning

  • Saturday

    Chance Showers

    NW 25kt
    7-8ft

    High: 40 °F

    Gale Warning
    Gale Warning

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    WNW 20ktWinds Decreasing
    4-5ft

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    SW 15kt
    3-4ft

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    W 10kt
    2ft

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Rain

    N 10kt
    1-2ft

    High: 41 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    NNW 15kt
    1-2ft

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    NNW 15kt
    2ft

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    N 15kt
    2ft

    Low: 28 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 4:30 pm EDT Mar 22, 2019
Forecast Valid: 7pm EDT Mar 22, 2019-6pm EDT Mar 29, 2019

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: ANZ100-230915- 310 PM EDT Fri Mar 22 2019 .Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM... Low pressure along the Maine coast will lift north and east into the Canadian maritimes tonight followed by a strong northwest flow overnight and Saturday. A high pressure ridge will slide south of the waters Sunday. A cold front dropping south out of Canada will cross the waters late Monday and Monday night with high pressure building over the waters for the midweek. && $$

Tonight
W wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Rain likely, mainly between 11pm and 4am. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
Saturday
NW wind around 25 kt, with gusts as high as 40 kt. A chance of showers before 7am. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
Saturday Night
WNW wind 17 to 20 kt decreasing to 15 to 18 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Sunday
SW wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Sunny. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Sunday Night
W wind around 10 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 2 ft.
Monday
N wind around 10 kt. A chance of rain after 8am. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Monday Night
NNW wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Tuesday
NNW wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Tuesday Night
N wind around 15 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 2 ft.

*Notices:

  1. This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
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Point Forecast: 43.18°N 70.24°W
Last Update: 4:30 pm EDT Mar 22, 2019
Forecast Valid: 7pm EDT Mar 22, 2019-6pm EDT Mar 29, 2019
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