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.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
Small Craft Advisory
High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.
Water temperature forecast is experimental.
Last Update: 5:03 am AKST Feb 21, 2024
Forecast Valid: 9am AKST Feb 21, 2024-6pm AKST Feb 27, 2024
- 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.
- 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.