Strong winds and wintry weather for Northern Plains, Upper Midwest

A powerful storm system over southern Canada will track toward the Great Lakes by Sunday. Strong winds and wintry precipitation from this storm will impact the northern Plains and Upper Midwest beginning today. Numerous High Wind Warnings, Wind Advisories even Blizzard Warnings are in effect across this region.
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Juneau, AK Local Forecast Office

4NM ENE Point Kakul AK

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Tonight

    Rain/Snow

    E 30kt
    5-6ft

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Rain

    E 30kt
    4-6ft

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Rain

    SE 20kt
    3-4ft

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Rain

    SE 15kt
    3ft

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Rain Likely

    SE 15kt
    3ft

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Rain

    SE 20kt
    3-4ft

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Rain Likely

    SE 20kt
    4ft

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Rain Likely

    SE 25kt
    4-5ft

    High: 43 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Rain

    SE 25kt
    4-5ft

    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: 7:30 pm AKST Feb 6, 2016
Forecast Valid: 9pm AKST Feb 6, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 13, 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 GALE FORCE FRONT WILL MOVE NORTH INTO THE EASTERN GULF SATURDAY NIGHT AND OVER THE PANHANDLE ON SUNDAY.

Tonight
E wind 25 to 30 kt, with gusts as high as 45 kt. A slight chance of rain and snow before midnight, then rain. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
Sunday
E wind 20 to 30 kt, with gusts as high as 40 kt. Rain. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Sunday Night
SE wind 15 to 20 kt. A chance of rain. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Monday
SE wind around 15 kt. A chance of rain. Seas around 3 ft.
Monday Night
SE wind around 15 kt. Rain likely, mainly before midnight. Seas around 3 ft.
Tuesday
SE wind 15 to 20 kt. A chance of rain before noon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Tuesday Night
SE wind around 20 kt. Rain likely, mainly after midnight. Seas around 4 ft.
Wednesday
SE wind 20 to 25 kt, with gusts as high as 35 kt. Rain likely. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Wednesday Night
SE wind 20 to 25 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Rain. Seas 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: 57.38°N 135.58°W
Last Update: 7:30 pm AKST Feb 6, 2016
Forecast Valid: 9pm AKST Feb 6, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 13, 2016
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