Heavy Precipitation and Strong Winds in the West; Locally Severe Weather in the East

Several atmospheric river events will bring widespread moderate to heavy precipitation and strong winds to much of the Pacific Northwest and California through early next week. A few storms might produce locally strong to damaging wind gusts over a portion of eastern North Carolina on Friday.
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Anchorage, AK Local Forecast Office

2NM N Platinum AK

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Overnight

    Snow

    E 40kt
    3ft

    Low: 37 °F

    Gale Warning
    Gale Warning

  • Friday

    Rain/Snow Likely

    NE 30ktWinds Decreasing
    2-3ft

    High: 42 °F

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Friday
    Night

    Cloudy

    NNW 15kt
    2ft

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Rain/Snow

    NNW 20kt
    2ft

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Rain/Snow Likely

    NW 25kt
    2ft

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Rain/Snow

    NW 20kt
    2ft

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow

    NNW 20kt
    1-2ft

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Partly Sunny

    NNW 15kt
    1ft

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow

    NW 20kt
    1-2ft

    Low: 32 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 8:42 pm AKDT Oct 21, 2021
Forecast Valid: 12am AKDT Oct 22, 2021-6pm AKDT Oct 28, 2021

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Detailed Forecast

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...

Synopsis: A strong 945 mb low 25 nm South of St George Island rapidly moves to 100 nm South of Sitkinak at 961 mb Fri afternoon. Its front moves into Western Alaska and the Gulf of Alaska for Thu night. A 1001 mb North Pacific low passes south of the Aleutians through Sat afternoon.

Overnight
E wind 35 to 40 kt, with gusts as high as 45 kt. Snow. Seas around 3 ft.
Friday
NE wind 25 to 30 kt decreasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 kt. Snow likely before 10am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 10am and 1pm, then a slight chance of rain after 1pm. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Friday Night
NNW wind 10 to 15 kt. Cloudy. Seas around 2 ft.
Saturday
NNW wind 15 to 20 kt. Scattered rain and snow showers after 4pm. Seas around 2 ft.
Saturday Night
NW wind around 25 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Rain and snow showers likely, mainly between 10pm and 1am. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday
NW wind around 20 kt. Scattered rain and snow before 4pm, then a chance of snow. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday Night
NNW wind 15 to 20 kt. A chance of snow before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Monday
NNW wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Partly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday Night
NW wind around 20 kt. A chance of rain and snow. Seas 1 to 2 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: 59.06°N 161.85°W
Last Update: 8:42 pm AKDT Oct 21, 2021
Forecast Valid: 12am AKDT Oct 22, 2021-6pm AKDT Oct 28, 2021
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