Strong Winds and Storms Across the East; Heavy Snow for the Pacific Northwest
The powerful spring storm will track eastward and focus showers, thunderstorms and strong winds across the eastern third of the country today. Another storm affecting the Pacific Northwest will bring accumulating snow to the region this weekend. For the central and southern High Plains, critical fire weather conditions through the weekend due to dry conditions and strong winds.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
Marine Zone Forecast
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
Synopsis: ANZ300-020915- 421 PM EDT Sat Apr 1 2023 .Synopsis for the Long Island and Connecticut coastal waters... A strong cold front will pass through the waters this evening. High pressure building in on Sunday will move off the coast late Sunday night. A cold front approaches Monday into Tuesday but weakens and dissipates as it moves southward. Another low pressure system and its associated warm front move north through the region Wednesday into Wednesday night. Another cold front moves across on Thursday. High pressure returns for Thursday night into the first half of next weekend. $$
SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt late this evening, then becoming W 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt after midnight, increasing to 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt late. Seas 9 to 13 ft. Patchy fog early this evening. Slight chance of showers early this evening, then scattered tstms late this evening. Chance of showers late this evening and overnight. Vsby 1 to 3 nm this evening.
NW winds 25 to 30 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 7 to 10 ft, subsiding to 5 to 8 ft in the afternoon.
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 3 to 4 ft after midnight.
S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
SW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Chance of showers.
S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Chance of showers.
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas around 6 ft. Chance of showers.
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. winds and seas may be higher in and near tstms.
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|Last Update:||421 PM EDT Sat Apr 1 2023|