Winter weather returns to New England, wet weather in Southwest
A fast-moving clipper system will bring snow across much of New England on Friday. The heaviest snow is expected across Maine, New Hampshire and eastern Massachusetts. Snowfall totals will be much less than what the nor'easter earlier this week brought, with less than six inches forecast for most areas. Meanwhile, wet weather will prevail across parts of the Southwest into the weekend.
5NM W Florida Bay FL
Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]
SEAS ARE GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
- SynopsisA STRONG RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE CENTRAL UNITED
STATES WILL MOVE TO SOUTH CAROLINA ON SATURDAY AND THEN OFFSHORE
SUNDAY. AS A RESULT...EXPECT FRESH NORTHEAST BREEZES ACROSS ALL KEYS
WATERS BY LATE TONIGHT...BECOMING EAST DURING SATURDAY...THEN
SOUTHEAST BY SUNDAY. THEREAFTER...WINDS WILL SLACKEN CONSIDERABLY
AS LOW PRESSURE OVER SOUTH TEXAS SUNDAY NIGHT MOVES ONLY SLOWLY
NORTHEAST ACROSS THE GULF OF MEXICO THROUGH TUESDAY...ALLOWING FOR
MODERATE WINDS SUNDAY NIGHT TO BECOME LIGHT TO GENTLE VEERING WINDS
MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.
THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF JANUARY
66 NM SOUTH OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY.
19 NM SOUTH OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS.
8 NM SOUTH OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST.
16 NM SOUTH OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY.
9 NM SOUTH OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON.
4 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA.
1 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO.
2 NM EAST OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.
GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.
- Today N wind 5 to 10 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Tonight NW wind 10 to 15 kt becoming NNE after midnight. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Saturday ENE wind 15 to 20 kt. Isolated showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Saturday Night E wind 15 to 20 kt. Isolated showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Sunday ESE wind 15 to 20 kt. Isolated showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Sunday Night ESE wind 10 to 15 kt becoming S after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Monday S wind around 10 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Monday Night WNW wind around 10 kt becoming N after midnight. Isolated showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Tuesday NE wind around 10 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Isolated showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area.
Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone
forecast and the NDFD graphics.
The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc.
These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
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