Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
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Anchorage, AK Local Forecast Office

4NM ENE Passage Canal AK

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Today

    Heavy Rain

    E 20kt
    < 1ft

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Rain/Snow

    E 15kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Showers

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Rain

    NE 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Rain

    ESE 15kt
    < 1ft

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Rain

    ENE 15kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Rain

    NE 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Rain/Snow

    NE 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 34 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Rain/Snow Likely

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    High: 38 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 4:33 am AKST Feb 11, 2016
Forecast Valid: 7am AKST Feb 11, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 17, 2016

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

Synopsis: A 983 MB LOW 150 NM SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK MOVES TO 50 NM EAST OF CHIGNIK AT 992 MB LATE THU NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATES. A 987 MB LOW 475 NM SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK CITY THU EVENING MOVES TO 350 NM SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK CITY AT 986 MB LATE THU NIGHT...THEN MOVES TO 25 NM EAST OF KODIAK CITY AT 990 MB FRI NIGHT...THEN BECOMES A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHERN GULF.

Today
E wind 15 to 20 kt. Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight
E wind 5 to 15 kt becoming NE after midnight. Rain showers before midnight, then rain and snow showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Showers before noon, then rain after noon. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
NE wind 5 to 10 kt. Rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
ENE wind 5 to 15 kt becoming ESE in the afternoon. Rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
ENE wind 10 to 15 kt. Rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
NE wind 5 to 10 kt. Rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
NE wind 5 to 10 kt. Rain and snow. Seas 1 ft or less.
Washington's Birthday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Rain and snow likely. 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: 60.85°N 148.4°W
Last Update: 4:33 am AKST Feb 11, 2016
Forecast Valid: 7am AKST Feb 11, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 17, 2016
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