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 FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...
Synopsis: ANZ100-021200- 556 PM EDT Sat Apr 1 2023 .Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River Ma out to 25 NM. Southerly to southwesterly flow continues this evening with low pressure approaching, then quickly turns northwesterly late tonight as the system slides east through the waters. Gale force winds expected late tonight into Sunday before high pressure builds towards the waters Sunday night, allowing winds to diminish. The weather pattern will remain progressive through the coming week with a couple lows and a couple highs crossing the region. $$
SW winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight, then becoming NW 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 40 kt late. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog this evening. Areas of fog after midnight. A chance of showers late this evening and early morning. A chance of showers with a slight chance of snow showers late. Vsby 1 to 3 nm after midnight, decreasing to 1 nm or less.
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain likely in the afternoon.
SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Rain likely.
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
W winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.
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|Last Update:||556 PM EDT Sat Apr 1 2023|