Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies.
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Anchorage, AK Local Forecast Office

206NM N Kiska AK

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Today

    Snow

    Winds IncreasingN 30kt
    Waves Building12ft

    High: 26 °F

  • Tonight

    Snow Likely

    N 30kt
    11-13ft

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Snow

    NNW 25kt
    11-13ft

    High: 27 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Snow

    NNW 20kt
    9-10ft

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Snow

    NW 15kt
    6-8ft

    High: 30 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Snow

    E 10kt
    4-5ft

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Snow

    Winds IncreasingE 25kt
    Waves Building11ft

    High: 33 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow

    E 35kt
    Waves Building17ft

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Rain/Snow

    ENE 35kt
    16-18ft

    High: 34 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 3:58 am AKST Jan 18, 2017
Forecast Valid: 5am AKST Jan 18, 2017-6pm AKST Jan 24, 2017

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Detailed Forecast

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

Synopsis: BOGOSLOF VOLCANO AT 54N 168W REMAINS ACTIVE. A 985 MB LOW AT 54N 174W WILL MOVE TO 56N 174W AT 975 MB THIS AFTERNOON...THEN MOVE TO 58N 164W AT 983 MB THU NIGHT.

Today
N wind 20 to 25 kt increasing to 25 to 30 kt in the morning. Snow showers, mainly before 9am. Seas 9 ft building to 12 ft.
Tonight
N wind 25 to 30 kt. Snow showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Seas 11 to 13 ft.
Thursday
NNW wind 20 to 25 kt. Scattered snow showers. Seas 11 to 13 ft.
Thursday Night
NNW wind 15 to 20 kt. Scattered snow showers. Seas 9 to 10 ft.
Friday
NW wind 10 to 15 kt becoming WSW in the afternoon. Scattered snow showers. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
Friday Night
WSW wind 5 to 10 kt becoming E after midnight. Scattered snow showers before 9pm. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Saturday
E wind 10 to 15 kt increasing to 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. A chance of snow after 9am. Seas 4 ft building to 11 ft.
Saturday Night
E wind 25 to 35 kt. A chance of rain and snow. Seas 11 ft building to 17 ft.
Sunday
ENE wind around 35 kt. A chance of rain and snow. Seas 16 to 18 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: 55.44°N 178.19°E
Last Update: 3:58 am AKST Jan 18, 2017
Forecast Valid: 5am AKST Jan 18, 2017-6pm AKST Jan 24, 2017
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