Tracking Three Storms with Widespread Impacts this Week

A winter storm will bring snow and some ice to the Midwest, Great Lakes and Northeast today while strong thunderstorms will be possible in portions of Alabama, Georgia and Florida. Additional heavy mountain snow and gusty winds will continue in the Southwest from a second storm. A third storm will bring heavy coastal rain and mountain snow to California and the Northwest tonight into Friday.
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Marine Point Forecast

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  • Late
    Afternoon

    Snow

    NNE 20kt
    7ft

    High: 34 °F

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Tonight

    Snow

    N 20kt
    7ftWaves Subsiding

    Low: 24 °F

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Wednesday

    Snow Likely

    N 15kt
    4ft

    High: 31 °F

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Freezing Spray

    NNW 15kt
    3-4ft

    Low: 14 °F

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    NW 10kt
    1-3ft

    High: 26 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Partly Sunny

    ESE 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 31 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    SE 10kt
    1-2ft

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Snow

    ESE 15kt
    2-4ft

    High: 34 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 4:15 pm CST Jan 26, 2021
Forecast Valid: 5pm CST Jan 26, 2021-6pm CST Feb 2, 2021

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Detailed Forecast

Late Afternoon
NNE wind around 20 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Periods of snow showers. Waves around 7 ft.
Tonight
N wind 10 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Periods of snow showers. Waves 7 ft subsiding to 4 ft.
Wednesday
N wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Snow showers likely, mainly before noon. Waves around 4 ft.
Wednesday Night
NNW wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Widespread freezing spray between 11pm and 4am. Partly cloudy. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
Thursday
NW wind 5 to 10 kt. Sunny. Waves 1 to 3 ft.
Thursday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less.
Friday
S wind 5 to 10 kt becoming ESE in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
SE wind around 10 kt, with gusts as high as 15 kt. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Saturday
ESE wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. A chance of snow. Waves 2 to 4 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: 42.05°N 87.66°W
Last Update: 4:15 pm CST Jan 26, 2021
Forecast Valid: 5pm CST Jan 26, 2021-6pm CST Feb 2, 2021
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