Significant Storm Systems To Impact Both The Northern Plains and The Carolinas

A strong low pressure system will bring very strong winds and blizzard conditions to portions of the Northern Plains today into tonight. Winds gusting over 60 mph at times may cause whiteout conditions. A second low pressure system is forecast to intensify rapidly off the U.S east coast bringing strong winds, heavy rainfall, and coastal flooding to the Carolina's.
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5NM NE Chicago IL

Marine Point Forecast

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  • This
    Afternoon

    Partly Sunny

    WSW 15kt
    1ft

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Snow Likely

    W 10kt
    1ft

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Snow Likely

    WNW 15kt
    1-2ft

    High: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Snow Likely

    NW 20kt
    Waves Building5ft

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Snow Likely

    NW 20kt
    5ft

    High: 23 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Snow

    NW 20kt
    5ft

    Low: 10 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chc Snow

    NW 15kt
    4-5ft

    High: 17 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    WNW 15kt
    3-4ft

    Low: 10 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    NW 10kt
    3-4ft

    High: 21 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 11:16 am CST Feb 7, 2016
Forecast Valid: 12pm CST Feb 7, 2016-6pm CST Feb 13, 2016

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Detailed Forecast

WAVES ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHTS...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES WHICH WILL OCCASIONALLY BE ENCOUNTERED.

This Afternoon
WSW wind 10 to 15 kt. Partly sunny. Waves around 1 ft.
Tonight
W wind 5 to 10 kt. Snow showers likely, mainly after 3am. Waves around 1 ft.
Monday
WNW wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Snow showers likely. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Monday Night
NW wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Snow showers likely. Waves 2 ft building to 5 ft.
Tuesday
NW wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Snow showers likely. Waves around 5 ft.
Tuesday Night
NW wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. A chance of snow showers. Waves around 5 ft.
Wednesday
NW wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. A slight chance of snow showers. Waves 4 to 5 ft.
Wednesday Night
WNW wind 10 to 15 kt. Mostly cloudy. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
Thursday
NW wind around 10 kt. Mostly sunny. Waves 3 to 4 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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ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 41.9°N 87.62°W
Last Update: 11:16 am CST Feb 7, 2016
Forecast Valid: 12pm CST Feb 7, 2016-6pm CST Feb 13, 2016
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