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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Marine Point Forecast

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  • Overnight

    Showers Likely

    SE 10kt
    2ft

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Rain/Snow

    SSE 20kt
    3-4ft

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Rain

    Winds IncreasingE 25kt
    3-5ft

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Rain Likely

    E 20kt
    3-4ft

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Rain Likely

    ESE 15kt
    2-3ft

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Rain

    E 10kt
    1-2ft

    High: 42 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Rain

    Light Wind
    1ft

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Partly Sunny

    E 15kt
    2-3ft

    High: 40 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Rain

    E 15kt
    2-3ft

    Low: 35 °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: 1am AKST Feb 6, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 12, 2016

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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
SE wind around 10 kt. Showers likely. Seas around 2 ft.
Saturday
SW wind 15 to 20 kt becoming SSE in the afternoon. Scattered rain showers before noon, then scattered rain and snow showers. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Saturday Night
E wind 15 to 20 kt increasing to 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 kt. A chance of rain. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Sunday
E wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Rain likely. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Sunday Night
ESE wind 10 to 15 kt. Rain likely. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Monday
E wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of rain. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Monday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of rain. Seas around 1 ft.
Tuesday
E wind 10 to 15 kt. Partly sunny. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Tuesday Night
E wind 10 to 15 kt. A chance of rain. Seas 2 to 3 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: 58.13°N 135.48°W
Last Update: 11:24 pm AKST Feb 5, 2016
Forecast Valid: 1am AKST Feb 6, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 12, 2016
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