Strong winds and wintry weather for Northern Plains, Upper Midwest
A powerful storm system is forecast to develop in southern Canada on Saturday then track toward the Great Lakes by Sunday. Strong winds and wintry precipitation from this storm will impact the northern Plains and Upper Midwest beginning Saturday. Numerous High Wind Warnings, Wind Advisories even Blizzard Watches are in effect across this region.
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16NM N Oakland CA
Marine Point Forecast[NOTICE]
Last Update: 2:01 pm PST Feb 5, 2016
Forecast Valid: 12am PST Feb 6, 2016-6pm PST Feb 12, 2016
A 1037 MB SURFACE HIGH OVER UTAH WILL KEEP OFFSHORE WINDS THROUGH NEXT WEEK. THE HIGH WILL STRENGTHEN ON MONDAY RESULTING IN INCREASED OFFSHORE WINDS SOUTH OF POINT REYES. A LONG PERIOD SWELL WILL ENTER THE COASTAL WATERS LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.
- 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.
- 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.