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.

Coastal Waters Forecast for Port Wing to Sand Island WI (LSZ146) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Port Wing to Sand Island WI (LSZ146)
Issued by: National Weather Service Duluth, MN
Last Update: 937 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2024

Rest Of Today: Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots. Partly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.

Tonight: Southwest wind 5 knots becoming west early in the morning. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.

Thursday: West wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less building to 2 to 4 feet in the afternoon.

Thursday Night: Northwest wind 15 to 20 knots becoming north after midnight. Gusts up to 25 knots. Slight chance of snow in the evening. Chance of flurries after midnight. Waves 3 to 5 feet. A small craft advisory may be needed. note...wave height forecasts are for ice free areas.

Zone Forecast: Port Wing to Sand Island WI (LSZ146)

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