Deep Cold Trough Meets Gulf Moisture with Significant Impacts Across the Western and Central U.S.

A deep trough and associated cold front is bringing much below normal temperatures in the west, with low elevation snows. Strong winds and widespread snow, will impact the Great Basin, western mountains, and the Plains. The slowing front, will bring prolonged waves of heavy rain across the Mississippi Valley to the Great Lakes. Significant icing forecast north of the heavy rain. Big warm up east.
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Marine Point Forecast

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  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Sunny

    W 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Increasing Clouds

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Decreasing Clouds

    W 20kt
    < 1ft

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    W 15kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Cloudy

    W 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 35 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Snow Likely

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Snow Likely

    Winds IncreasingW 20kt
    < 1ft

    High: 34 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    W 30kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    W 25kt
    < 1ft

    High: 33 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 6:57 am AKST Feb 19, 2018
Forecast Valid: 1pm AKST Feb 19, 2018-6pm AKST Feb 25, 2018

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: A weak 1025 mb low 200 nm southeast of Middleton Island exits the Gulf to the southeast this evening at 1018 mb. High pressure builds over the Gulf tonight through Tue night.

Washington's Birthday
W wind around 10 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Increasing clouds. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday
W wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday Night
W wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday
W wind 5 to 10 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Snow likely, mainly after 3am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
W wind 5 to 10 kt increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Snow likely, mainly before 9am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
W wind 20 to 30 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
W wind 20 to 25 kt. Sunny. Seas 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: 60.78°N 148.68°W
Last Update: 6:57 am AKST Feb 19, 2018
Forecast Valid: 1pm AKST Feb 19, 2018-6pm AKST Feb 25, 2018
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