Rain and Snow Winding Down in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Southwest; Winter Storm in Alaska

The Atmospheric River event is beginning to wind down along the West Coast. However, lingering showers and mountain snow will remain throughout the day. In the southwest, dry conditions combined with gusty winds has led to critical fire weather concerns especially in west Texas and New Mexico. A potent system in Alaska has prompted Blizzard warnings across the Western and Northern Arctic Coast.
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Juneau, AK Local Forecast Office

4NM ESE Grindall Island AK

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Today

    Partly Sunny

    Winds IncreasingNW 15km/h
    < 1m

    High: 8 °C

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    NW 10km/h
    < 1m

    Low: 4 °C

  • Thursday

    Slight Chc Rain

    SE 25km/h
    1m

    High: 8 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Rain

    Winds IncreasingSSE 50km/h
    1-2m

    Low: 5 °C

  • Friday

    Chance Rain

    SSE 35km/hWinds Decreasing
    1m

    High: 7 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Rain

    SSE 25km/h
    1m

    Low: 4 °C

  • Saturday

    Rain

    S 35km/h
    1m

    High: 7 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Rain/Snow

    SE 35km/hWinds Decreasing
    1m

    Low: 1 °C

  • Sunday

    Rain/Snow Likely

    NNW 25km/h
    1m

    High: 4 °C


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 6:38 am AKST Feb 21, 2024
Forecast Valid: 10am AKST Feb 21, 2024-6pm AKST Feb 27, 2024

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: A decaying front approaches the panhandle from the west. Modest increase in winds for the central and northern panhandle through tonight. A stronger front follows Thursday.

Today
N wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming NW 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Seas 1 m or less.
Tonight
NW wind 5 to 10 km/h. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 m or less.
Thursday
SE wind 20 to 25 km/h. A slight chance of rain after 3pm. Seas around 1 m.
Thursday Night
SSE wind 30 to 40 km/h increasing to 40 to 50 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h. Rain. Seas 1 to 2 m.
Friday
SSE wind 30 to 35 km/h decreasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the morning. A chance of rain before noon. Seas around 1 m.
Friday Night
SSE wind around 25 km/h. Rain, mainly after midnight. Seas around 1 m.
Saturday
S wind 25 to 35 km/h. Rain. Seas around 1 m.
Saturday Night
SE wind 30 to 35 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight. Rain and snow showers. Seas around 1 m.
Sunday
SE wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming NW in the morning. Rain and snow showers likely. Seas around 1 m.

*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: 55.43°N 132°W
Last Update: 6:38 am AKST Feb 21, 2024
Forecast Valid: 10am AKST Feb 21, 2024-6pm AKST Feb 27, 2024
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