Wintry precipitation and very cold temperatures in the east, unsettled weather likely from northern California to the Pacific Northwest

Accumulating snowfall will bring travel implications from the southeast U.S. to the Middle Atlantic, Northeast, and New England through Wednesday. Very cold temperatures will likely bring a hard freeze to portions of the Deep South into Thursday. A series of storm systems will bring the potential for heavy rain, strong winds, and mountain snowfall from northern California to the Pacific Northwest.
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Portland, OR Local Forecast Office

6NM N Cape Lookout OR

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Overnight

    Chance Rain

    SSE 15kt
    13ft

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Wednesday

    Rain

    S 29kt
    Waves Building18ft

    Storm Warning
    Storm Warning

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Rain

    SSW 23kt
    21ft
  • Thursday

    Showers

    SSW 21kt
    27ft
  • Thursday
    Night

    Showers Likely

    S 19kt
    23-24ft
  • Friday

    Showers

    SSW 18kt
    20ft
  • Friday
    Night

    Showers

    SW 15kt
    19ft
  • Saturday

    Rain Likely

    SSW 15kt
    16ft
  • Saturday
    Night

    Rain

    S 20kt
    18ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 9:06 pm PST Jan 16, 2018
Forecast Valid: 12am PST Jan 17, 2018-6pm PST Jan 23, 2018

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: A 960 mb surface low will move north along 145 west longitude Wednesday and be near Haida Gwaii by early Thursday. A strong cold front crosses the waters late Wednesday, which will result in storm force wind gusts late Wednesday afternoon through Thursday evening. The strong low will also generate very high seas around 30 feet late Wednesday night through Thursday. The active pattern continues into the weekend with combined seas in the upper teens to lower 20s through at least Sunday morning.

Overnight
SSE wind 12 to 15 kt. A chance of rain. W swell 12 ft at 14 seconds. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft.
Wednesday
S wind 19 to 29 kt, with gusts as high as 41 kt. Rain, mainly after 10am. W swell 15 ft at 13 seconds. Wind waves 5 ft building to 10 ft.
Wednesday Night
SSW wind 18 to 23 kt, with gusts as high as 31 kt. Rain. WSW swell 20 ft at 13 seconds. Wind waves 7 ft subsiding to 4 ft.
Thursday
SSW wind 18 to 21 kt, with gusts as high as 27 kt. Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. W swell 27 ft. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft.
Thursday Night
S wind around 19 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. W swell 23 to 24 ft. Wind waves around 4 ft.
Friday
SSW wind 16 to 18 kt, with gusts as high as 24 kt. Showers. W swell 20 ft. Wind waves around 4 ft.
Friday Night
SW wind 13 to 15 kt. Showers. W swell 19 ft. Wind waves around 3 ft.
Saturday
SSW wind 13 to 15 kt. Rain likely. W swell 16 ft. Wind waves around 3 ft.
Saturday Night
S wind 17 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 26 kt. Rain. W swell 17 ft. Wind waves 4 to 5 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: 45.44°N 123.98°W
Last Update: 9:06 pm PST Jan 16, 2018
Forecast Valid: 12am PST Jan 17, 2018-6pm PST Jan 23, 2018
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