Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A significant winter storm continues to impact much of the West with heavy mountain snow and widespread damaging winds, including dangerous, blizzard conditions in the Sierra Nevada. In the Central and Southern High Plains, an expansive area of warm, dry, and windy conditions is leading to a large area of elevated to high-end critical fire-weather conditions.
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Anchorage, AK Local Forecast Office

2NM ESE Goose Bay State Game Refuge AK

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Overnight

    Partly Cloudy

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    Low: 2 °F

  • Sunday

    Increasing Clouds

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    High: 17 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chc Snow

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    Low: 12 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Snow

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    High: 26 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Snow

    ENE 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 20 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Snow

    NE 10kt
    1-2ft

    High: 33 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Snow

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    Low: 22 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Snow

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    High: 31 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Snow

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    Low: 19 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 8:50 pm AKST Mar 2, 2024
Forecast Valid: 1am AKST Mar 3, 2024-6pm AKST Mar 9, 2024

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: A 1006 mb low 160 nm South of Cape Suckling exits the Southcentral Gulf at 1014 mb for Sun afternoon. Its front moves into Southeast Alaska by Sun afternoon. High pressure moves across the Gulf through Mon afternoon. A 1005 mb low 90 nm South of Sand Point Sun morning moves to 60 nm South of Kodiak City for Mon afternoon. Its front moves over the Western Gulf through Mon afternoon.

Overnight
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Increasing clouds. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A slight chance of snow before 9pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of snow showers after 3pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
ENE wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of snow showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday
NE wind 5 to 10 kt becoming N in the afternoon. A chance of snow showers before 3pm. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Tuesday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of snow after 9pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of snow. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of snow. Seas 1 ft or less.

*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: 61.38°N 149.77°W
Last Update: 8:50 pm AKST Mar 2, 2024
Forecast Valid: 1am AKST Mar 3, 2024-6pm AKST Mar 9, 2024
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