Powerful Storm to Impact the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Areas of the Plains

A powerful winter storm is underway across the west bringing heavy higher elevation mountain snow, dangerous blizzard for the Sierra Nevada Mountains, damaging winds, hazardous sea conditions and cold temperatures to much of the West through this weekend. Meanwhile, critical fire weather concerns increase this weekend for portions of the central and southern High Plains.
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Medford, OR Local Forecast Office

9NM W North Bend OR

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Today

    Showers

    S 29ktWinds Decreasing
    17-18ft

    Haz. Seas Warning
    Haz. Seas Warning

  • Tonight

    Showers

    WSW 22kt
    17ftWaves Subsiding

    Haz. Seas Warning
    Haz. Seas Warning

  • Saturday

    Showers

    WSW 21kt
    13ft

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Saturday
    Night

    Showers

    SSW 21kt
    11-12ft

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Sunday

    Showers

    SW 11kt
    10-12ft

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Sunday
    Night

    Showers Likely

    WSW 11kt
    10-12ft

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Monday

    Showers

    SW 16kt
    8-9ft
  • Monday
    Night

    Showers

    SW 13kt
    8-9ft
  • Tuesday

    Showers Likely

    SE 10kt
    5-6ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 3:40 am PST Mar 1, 2024
Forecast Valid: 5am PST Mar 1, 2024-6pm PST Mar 7, 2024

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Detailed Forecast

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

Today
S wind 24 to 29 kt decreasing to 16 to 21 kt in the morning. Showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 1pm. W swell 16 ft at 15 seconds. Wind waves 7 to 9 ft.
Tonight
WSW wind 12 to 22 kt. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. W swell 16 ft at 14 seconds decreasing to 13 ft. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft.
Saturday
WSW wind 14 to 21 kt. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. W swell 12 ft at 13 seconds. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft.
Saturday Night
SSW wind 17 to 21 kt. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. W swell 11 ft. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft.
Sunday
SW wind 9 to 11 kt. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. W swell 11 ft. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft.
Sunday Night
WSW wind around 11 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. WNW swell 10 to 11 ft. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft.
Monday
SW wind 14 to 16 kt, with gusts as high as 22 kt. Showers. Mixed swell...WNW 7 to 8 ft and WNW 2 ft. Wind waves around 4 ft.
Monday Night
SW wind 11 to 13 kt, with gusts as high as 21 kt. Showers. Mixed swell...WNW 7 ft and WNW 3 ft becoming W. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft.
Tuesday
SE wind around 10 kt becoming S in the morning. Showers likely. Mixed swell...WSW 4 ft and NW 3 ft becoming WNW. Wind waves 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: 43.44°N 124.44°W
Last Update: 3:40 am PST Mar 1, 2024
Forecast Valid: 5am PST Mar 1, 2024-6pm PST Mar 7, 2024
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