Very Cold with Snow and Ice Across the Central & Eastern States; Turning Unsettled in the Northwest

Well below normal temperatures, bitterly cold wind chills, and another round of snow and ice will impact the central and eastern U.S. through at least Tuesday. Wintry precipitation will extend as far south as Texas and Louisiana. Meanwhile, rain and wind will return to the Pacific Northwest, with locally heavy precipitation by mid-week.
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Last Update: 332 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

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Tampa Bay, FL Local Forecast Office

2NM W Sanibel FL

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: High pressure north of the region will keep a northeast wind flow in place across the waters today. A cold front will push across the waters on Wednesday with increasing northwest winds and building seas. Advisory conditions will likely develop over the coastal waters Wednesday and Wednesday night. Winds and seas will gradually subside on Thursday, with no hazards expected Friday and Saturday.

Today
Northeast winds around 15 knots then becoming north 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.
Tonight
Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Wednesday
North winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to around 20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Bay and inland waters choppy.
Wednesday Night
North winds around 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. bay and inland waters choppy.
Thursday
Northeast winds around 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Bay and inland waters choppy.
Thursday Night
Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Friday
Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Friday Night
Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Saturday
East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
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Last Update: 332 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018
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