“The latest thinking on Hurricane Joaquin is it is now expected to track in our direction to be centred southwest of Yarmouth by late Tuesday”, he said.
High tides through Friday will be running higher than normal.
The first is the coastal low and front near the coast. A coastal flood watch means that conditions favorable for flooding are expected to develop. The south shore of Long Island has a high surf advisory with waves expected of up to eight feet.
“A FLOOD WATCH is in effect for the eastern part of our viewing area, basically Bradley county east. Right now, in general, it looks like we may get about 1″ on the Plateau, 1″-2″ in the Tennessee Valley, and 2″-3” from Bradley County east into the Blue Ridge.
Tonight: A slight chance of rain after 10pm. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Friday night: Periods of rain, heavy at times. Low near 65. Winds NE at 10 to 20 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tomorrow night: More showers possible. Breezy & cool. High: 58. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday: Mainly cloudy and breezy with passing showers. Here in southern New England the worst weather will be along the south coast and Cape Cod with persistent chance of showers and drizzle. Cloudy, with a low around 53. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent.
Saturday night: Chance of light rain or drizzle. Cloudy, with a high near 68.
Sunday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. A few of the rain could be heavy at times late in the day.
Monday: A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 69.