Significant Storm Bringing Widespread Winter Weather and Heavy Rainfall Across the Eastern Half of the Country

A storm system moving into the Eastern parts of the country is bringing heavy snow across the Great Lakes and into the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast today. There is also the potential for significant ice accumulations across the northern Mid-Atlantic. To the south, heavy rainfall is producing flash flooding, and river flooding, from the Ohio and Mississippi Valleys to the Deep South.
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Last Update: 116 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

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Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH

Synopsis: ANZ200-210700- 116 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... High pres moves over the waters this afternoon. Low pres approaches the waters from the SW tonight, then passes over the waters Thu bringing strong SE winds to the waters. High pres follows for Fri and Sat. A warm front should approach the waters Sun. 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. $$

This Afternoon
S winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A slight chance of snow.
Tonight
SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt, increasing to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. Rain, snow and sleet. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Thu
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of rain with patchy drizzle. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Thu Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Fri
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Fri Night
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Sat
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of rain.
Sat Night
SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Rain.
Sun
S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain.
Sun Night
W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 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.
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Last Update: 116 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019
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