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

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend.

Coastal Waters Forecast for Passage Canal (PKZ723) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Passage Canal (PKZ723)
Issued by: National Weather Service Anchorage, AK
Last Update: 335 PM AKST Fri Mar 1 2024

Tonight: W wind 25 kt. Gusts to 35 kt near whittier before midnight. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.

Sat: W wind 20 kt. Gusts to 30 kt near whittier in the morning. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.

Sat Night: W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Sun And Sun Night: E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Mon Through Wed: Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Zone Forecast: Passage Canal (PKZ723)

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