Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
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Marine Point Forecast

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  • Tonight

    Chance Flurries

    WSW 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Partly Sunny

    NW 20kt
    < 1ft

    High: 21 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    NW 20kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 3 °F

  • Saturday

    Sunny

    NW 15kt
    < 1ft

    High: 12 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    NW 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 7 °F

  • Sunday

    Snow Likely

    SSE 15kt
    < 1ft

    High: 21 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Snow Likely

    SSE 15kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 20 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Slight Chc Snow

    SW 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chc Snow

    WSW 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 26 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 5:17 pm CST Feb 11, 2016
Forecast Valid: 6pm CST Feb 11, 2016-6pm CST Feb 18, 2016

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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.

Tonight
WSW wind 5 to 10 kt. Scattered flurries after 1am. Waves 1 ft or less.
Friday
W wind 10 to 20 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 kt. Partly sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
NW wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less.
Saturday
NW wind 10 to 15 kt. Sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
NW wind 5 to 10 kt becoming S after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday
SSE wind 5 to 15 kt. Snow likely. Waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
SSE wind 10 to 15 kt becoming SW after midnight. Snow likely. Waves 1 ft or less.
Washington's Birthday
SW wind around 10 kt. A slight chance of snow. Waves 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
WSW wind around 10 kt. A slight chance of snow. Waves 1 ft or less.

*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: 41.97°N 87.64°W
Last Update: 5:17 pm CST Feb 11, 2016
Forecast Valid: 6pm CST Feb 11, 2016-6pm CST Feb 18, 2016
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