Wet Pattern Continues From the Northwest To Rockies; Major Storm System To Develop On Thursday Across Southern Plains

A vigorous system will slide from the Northwest to the Rockies on Wednesday to keep intact the wet pattern across the extended region. Heavy to excessive rain, intense mountain snow and high winds are possible before the next system arrives on Friday. The same system will evolve into a major storm on Thursday across the southern Plains for a widespread rain event for the South and East.
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2NM ENE Saint Petersburg FL

Marine Point Forecast

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  • This
    Afternoon

    Sunny

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    E 8kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Cloudy

    E 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Showers

    SE 12kt
    1ft

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Showers Likely

    SSE 14kt
    1ft

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Showers Likely

    SW 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Showers

    W 13kt
    1ft

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    WNW 9kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    NW 8kt
    < 1ft

    High: 67 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 11:48 am EST Dec 12, 2018
Forecast Valid: 1pm EST Dec 12, 2018-6pm EST Dec 18, 2018

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: High pressure just north of the waters slides out over the Atlantic tonight and continues east as a robust storm system forms in the southern plains. This storm tracks east and drags a cold front over the Gulf of Mexico...into the east gulf waters Friday then across Florida Saturday. This system will bring thunderstorms... strong winds perhaps to gale force...and high waves and swells. Winds and seas will begin to gradually subside Sunday as high pressure builds into the western gulf.

This Afternoon
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight
E wind 6 to 8 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
E wind 8 to 10 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
SE wind 10 to 12 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. A chance of showers after 1am. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday
SSE wind 11 to 14 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday Night
SW wind 8 to 10 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
W wind 9 to 13 kt, with gusts as high as 23 kt. A chance of showers before 1pm. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday Night
WNW wind 7 to 9 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
NW wind around 8 kt. Mostly 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: 27.77°N 82.61°W
Last Update: 11:48 am EST Dec 12, 2018
Forecast Valid: 1pm EST Dec 12, 2018-6pm EST Dec 18, 2018
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