Wintry weather for Midwest, Ohio Valley; Bitter cold for Northeast

A bitterly cold airmass has invaded the eastern U.S this weekend bringing the coldest temperatures of the season. Gusty winds will combine with these cold temperatures to create dangerous wind chills well below zero in many parts of the Northeast. Meanwhile, a developing storm in the Plains will bring wintry precipitation to the Midwest and Ohio Valley on Sunday.
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Marine Point Forecast

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  • Today

    Sunny

    NW 12kt
    2ft

    High: 12 °F

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    NW 7ktWinds Decreasing
    1ft

    Low: 2 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Chance Snow

    Winds IncreasingSSE 8kt
    1ft

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Rain/Snow

    SSE 13kt
    1-2ft

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Rain

    S 18kt
    3-4ft

    High: 50 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Rain Likely

    SSW 14ktWinds Decreasing
    4ftWaves Subsiding

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Partly Sunny

    W 8kt
    1-2ft

    High: 43 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    NW 9kt
    1-2ft

    Low: 29 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    NW 11kt
    2-3ft

    High: 36 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 9:32 am EST Feb 14, 2016
Forecast Valid: 10am EST Feb 14, 2016-6pm EST Feb 20, 2016

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Detailed Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

Synopsis: GALE FORCE NORTHWEST WIND GUSTS ALONG WITH AREAS OF HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY AND ARCTIC SEA SMOKE WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING...BEFORE GRADUALLY DIMINISHING. HIGH PRES WILL THEN BUILD OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO MON AM. AN INTENSIFYING LOW PRES CENTER WILL MOVE FROM VIRGINIA TO NEW YORK STATE OR WESTERN NEW ENGLAND BY TUE AFTERNOON. THIS LOW WILL MOVE TO EASTERN CANADA TUESDAY NIGHT. ANOTHER AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL CROSS THE WATERS WEDNESDAY.

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.

Today
NW wind 8 to 12 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Tonight
NW wind 5 to 7 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Washington's Birthday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SSE 5 to 8 kt in the afternoon. A chance of snow, mainly after 3pm. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday Night
SSE wind 9 to 13 kt. Rain and snow likely before 10pm, then rain. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Tuesday
S wind 13 to 18 kt. Rain. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Tuesday Night
SSW wind 11 to 14 kt becoming W 8 to 11 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 kt. Rain likely, mainly before midnight. Seas 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft.
Wednesday
W wind 6 to 8 kt. Partly sunny. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Wednesday Night
W wind around 9 kt becoming NW after midnight. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Thursday
NW wind 9 to 11 kt, with gusts as high as 21 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 2 to 3 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: 41.44°N 71.44°W
Last Update: 9:32 am EST Feb 14, 2016
Forecast Valid: 10am EST Feb 14, 2016-6pm EST Feb 20, 2016
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