Winter Storm to Bring Harzardous Travel from the Plains to the Northeast through this Weekend

A sprawling winter storm will create hazardous travel conditions from the Plains into the Northeastern U.S. through this weekend. Areas of moderate to heavy snow are forecast over much of the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, and the interior Northeast and northern New England. Freezing rain is expected from the southern Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley, and the Mid Atlantic region.

15NM N Oakland CA

Marine Point Forecast

  • Today

    Partly Sunny

    E 6ktWinds Decreasing
  • Tonight


    E 12kt
  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    E 11kt
  • Saturday

    Mostly Cloudy

    E 8kt
  • Sunday


    E 12kt
  • Sunday


    E 12kt
  • M.L.King

    Chance Showers

    Winds IncreasingE 6kt
  • Monday

    Chance Showers

    S 6kt
  • Tuesday

    Showers Likely

    SW 9kt

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 4:02 am PST Jan 17, 2020
Forecast Valid: 10am PST Jan 17, 2020-6pm PST Jan 23, 2020

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Detailed Forecast

Synopsis: PZZ500-180530- 851 AM PST Fri Jan 17 2020 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... A high pressure will be aligned over the coastal waters today, bringing locally breezy southeasterly winds along the coast and northern outer waters and lighter variable winds elsewhere. These winds will persist through the weekend before strengthening and turning predominately southerly by Monday morning ahead of an approaching front. A moderate northwest swell will arrive late Saturday and Sunday while a larger northwest swell arrives the middle of next week. $$

E wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the afternoon. Partly sunny.
E wind around 12 kt. Cloudy.
E wind around 11 kt. Cloudy through mid morning, then becoming mostly sunny.
Saturday Night
E wind around 8 kt. Mostly cloudy.
E wind 8 to 12 kt. Cloudy.
Sunday Night
E wind 10 to 12 kt. Cloudy.
M.L.King Day
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming E around 6 kt in the morning. A chance of showers after 10am.
Monday Night
S wind around 6 kt. A chance of showers.
S wind 7 to 9 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. Showers likely.


  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: 38.07°N 122.28°W
Last Update: 4:02 am PST Jan 17, 2020
Forecast Valid: 10am PST Jan 17, 2020-6pm PST Jan 23, 2020
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