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 over western New York where up to two feet is forecast by late Thursday.
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Anchorage, AK Local Forecast Office

11NM SW College Fjord AK

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Today

    Rain/Snow

    ENE 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Rain

    NE 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Rain

    ENE 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Rain/Snow

    E 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Rain/Snow Likely

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Rain Likely

    NNE 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Rain Likely

    ENE 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Rain Likely

    NNE 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Rain

    ENE 10kt
    < 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 10, 2016
Forecast Valid: 9am AKST Feb 10, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 16, 2016

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Detailed Forecast

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET. 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 968 MB LOW 280 NM SOUTHEAST OF CHIGNIK MOVES TO 100 NM SOUTH OF DUTCH HARBOR AT 986 MB AND DISSIPATES FRI MORNING. A 980 MB LOW 440 NM SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK CITY WED AFTERNOON MOVES TO 25 NM EAST OF CHIGNIK AT 990 MB BY FRI MORNING. A 977 MB LOW 340 NM SOUTHWEST OF KLAWOCK THU NIGHT MOVES TO 260 NM SOUTHWEST OF SITKA FRI MORNING.

Today
NE wind 5 to 10 kt becoming E in the afternoon. A chance of snow before noon, then rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight
NE wind 5 to 10 kt. Rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
ENE wind around 10 kt. Rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
E wind 5 to 10 kt becoming N after midnight. Rain and snow. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after noon. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
NNE wind 5 to 10 kt. Rain likely. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
ENE wind around 10 kt. Rain likely. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
NNE wind around 10 kt. Rain likely. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
ENE wind around 10 kt. A chance of rain. 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: 60.99°N 148.22°W
Last Update: 4:33 am AKST Feb 10, 2016
Forecast Valid: 9am AKST Feb 10, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 16, 2016
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