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.
|NWS Forecast for: Coastal Waters from Eastport, ME to Schoodic Point, ME out 25 NM (ANZ050)|
Issued by: National Weather Service Caribou, ME
Last Update: 635 PM EDT Sat Apr 1 2023
Tonight: SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late this evening, then diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt late. Gusts up to 35 kt late. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Patchy fog this evening. Isolated showers this evening, then scattered showers after midnight. A chance of rain late. Vsby 1 to 3 nm this evening, then 1 to 3 nm late.
Sun: NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Scattered rain and snow showers in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Sun Night: NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft, subsiding to 5 to 7 ft after midnight.
Mon: W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming SW 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers in the afternoon.
Mon Night: SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. A chance of showers.
Tue: W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft, subsiding to 4 to 5 ft in the afternoon.
Tue Night: W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Wed: NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Rain. Patchy fog after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Thu: SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Patchy fog in the morning. Rain likely through the day, then a chance of showers in the evening. Vsby 1 to 3 nm in the morning.
|Zone Forecast: Coastal Waters from Eastport, ME to Schoodic Point, ME out 25 NM (ANZ050)|
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