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Heavy rain and mountain snow across the northwestern U.S. this weekend

A Pacific storm system will continue to impact the Pacific Northwest through late Sunday. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding, river and small stream flooding, as well as mudslides and debris flows, especially over burn scars. At higher elevations, strong winds and heavy snowfall, with accumulations of 1 to 3 feet, could result in hazardous travel through mountain passes.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

3NM NE Gary IN

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

This
Afternoon

Cloudy

S 10kt
< 1ft

High: 37 °F
Water: 36 °F

Tonight

Cloudy

SSE 10kt
< 1ft

Low: 32 °F

Monday

Rain Likely

SE 15kt
1ft

High: 44 °F

Monday
Night

Rain

SSE 15kt
< 1ft

Low: 40 °F

Tuesday

Chance Rain

SSW 10kt
< 1ft

High: 46 °F

Tuesday
Night

Chance Rain/Snow

WNW 10kt
< 1ft

Low: 37 °F

Wednesday

Rain/Snow Likely

W 15kt
Waves Building3ft

High: 38 °F

Wednesday
Night

Chance Snow

W 15kt
3-4ft

Low: 29 °F

Christmas
Day

Partly Sunny

W 15kt
4ftWaves Subsiding

High: 37 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 2:03 pm CST Dec 21, 2014
Forecast Valid: 3pm CST Dec 21, 2014-6pm CST Dec 27, 2014

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Detailed Forecast

WAVES ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHTS...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES WHICH WILL OCCASIONALLY BE ENCOUNTERED.

  • This Afternoon S wind around 10 kt, with gusts as high as 15 kt. Cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Tonight SSE wind around 10 kt. Cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Monday SE wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Rain likely after noon. Waves around 1 ft.
  • Monday Night SSE wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Periods of rain. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Tuesday SSW wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of rain. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Tuesday Night SSW wind 5 to 10 kt becoming NW after midnight. A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Wednesday NNW wind 10 to 15 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after noon. Waves 1 ft or less building to 3 ft.
  • Wednesday Night W wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. A chance of snow. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
  • Christmas Day W wind 10 to 15 kt becoming SSW in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. Partly sunny. Waves 4 ft subsiding to 1 ft.
*Notices:
  1. 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.
  2. 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.