NWS: Monday Morning Weather Briefing

Cold and rainy

From the National Weather Service:

4/16 AM Weather Briefing ...

[Rain] Moderate to heavy at times, esp as we go towards mid- to late-day; localized street flooding possible w/ poor-drainage, urban issues; expect visibility restrictions along roadways; wipers on, headlights on

[Wind] Strong easterly winds today, sustained up @ 20 mph w/ gusts as high as 40-45 mph; strongest winds across higher terrain & along coastal New England; will make actual temperatures feel roughly 5-10° colder

[Marine] Low pressure passing across the interior NE CONUS, a warm front lifting N across the waters today; blustery E flow in the process will enhance wave activity over the waters; GALE WARNINGS in effect for all waters but #Narragansett Bay

Today
Rain and thunderstorms likely, then periods of rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Patchy fog before 9am, then patchy fog after 10am. High near 49. Windy, with an east wind 26 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Periods of rain, mainly before 10pm. Patchy fog before 10pm. Low around 42. Windy, with a southeast wind 21 to 26 mph becoming south 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49. West wind 11 to 13 mph.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

CapeCodToday.com welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on CapeCodToday.com.