Strong winds and wintry weather for Northern Plains, Upper Midwest

A powerful storm system is forecast to develop in southern Canada on Saturday then track toward the Great Lakes by Sunday. Strong winds and wintry precipitation from this storm will impact the northern Plains and Upper Midwest beginning Saturday. Numerous High Wind Warnings, Wind Advisories even Blizzard Watches are in effect across this region.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

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Juneau, AK Local Forecast Office

6NM W Lisianski Point AK

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Overnight

    Showers Likely

    WSW 10kt
    10ft

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Scattered Showers

    SSE 15kt
    10ft

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Rain Likely

    Winds IncreasingSE 30kt
    6-8ft

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Rain Likely

    SSE 30kt
    6-7ft

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Rain Likely

    SSE 15kt
    6-8ft

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Rain

    SE 10kt
    5-7ft

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Rain

    Light Wind
    4-5ft

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Rain

    SE 15kt
    4-5ft

    High: 44 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Rain

    SE 15kt
    4ft

    Low: 39 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 11:24 pm AKST Feb 5, 2016
Forecast Valid: 3am AKST Feb 6, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 12, 2016

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Detailed Forecast

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

Synopsis: A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE PANHANDLE THROUGH SATURDAY. A GALE FORCE FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE EASTERN GULF ON SATURDAY NIGHT.

Overnight
WSW wind around 10 kt. Showers likely. Seas around 10 ft.
Saturday
SW wind 10 to 15 kt becoming SSE in the afternoon. Scattered showers before noon. Seas around 10 ft.
Saturday Night
SE wind 20 to 25 kt increasing to 25 to 30 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 kt. Rain likely, mainly after midnight. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
Sunday
SSE wind 20 to 30 kt, with gusts as high as 40 kt. Rain likely. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
Sunday Night
SSE wind around 15 kt. Rain likely, mainly before midnight. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
Monday
SE wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of rain. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
Monday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of rain. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Tuesday
SE wind 10 to 15 kt. A chance of rain. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Tuesday Night
SE wind around 15 kt. A chance of rain. Seas around 4 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: 57.13°N 135.55°W
Last Update: 11:24 pm AKST Feb 5, 2016
Forecast Valid: 3am AKST Feb 6, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 12, 2016
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