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Winter storm to bring heavy snow from the Plains to New England through Monday

A storm system in the central U.S. will push east setting the stage for a widespread precipitation event across the central and eastern U.S. through Monday. A wide swath of accumulating snow is forecast from Nebraska to New England. Just to the south of this area of snow, freezing rain is possible. Gusty winds and blowing snow could lead to blizzard conditions for parts of the Midwest.
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3NM NE Gary IN

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

Today

Heavy Snow

NE 25kt
Waves Building8ft

High: 34 °FFalling Temperatures

Gale Warning
Gale Warning

Tonight

Snow

N 25kt
9-11ft

Low: 18 °F

Gale Warning
Gale Warning

Monday

Chance Snow

N 20kt
11ftWaves Subsiding

High: 22 °FFalling Temperatures

Monday
Night

Chance Snow

SSW 15kt
1-2ft

Low: 11 °F

Tuesday

Slight Chc Snow

SSW 15kt
< 1ft

High: 28 °FFalling Temperatures

Tuesday
Night

Snow Likely

SW 10kt
< 1ft

Low: 23 °F

Wednesday

Chance Snow

NNW 15kt
Waves Building3ft

High: 25 °FFalling Temperatures

Wednesday
Night

Partly Cloudy

NNW 15kt
3-4ft

Low: 7 °F

Thursday

Partly Sunny

NNW 10kt
4ftWaves Subsiding

High: 17 °FFalling Temperatures

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 8:03 am CST Feb 1, 2015
Forecast Valid: 9am CST Feb 1, 2015-6pm CST Feb 7, 2015

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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.

  • Today NE wind 15 to 25 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Waves 4 ft building to 8 ft.
  • Tonight N wind 20 to 25 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Snow showers. Waves 9 to 11 ft. occasionally to 14ft.
  • Monday N wind 10 to 20 kt becoming WSW in the afternoon. A chance of snow showers before noon. Waves 11 ft subsiding to 3 ft.
  • Monday Night SSW wind 10 to 15 kt. A chance of snow after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
  • Tuesday SSW wind 10 to 15 kt. A slight chance of snow before noon. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Tuesday Night SW wind around 10 kt becoming WNW after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 kt. Snow likely. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Wednesday NNW wind 10 to 15 kt. A chance of snow. Waves 1 ft or less building to 3 ft.
  • Wednesday Night NNW wind 10 to 15 kt. Partly cloudy. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
  • Thursday NNW wind 5 to 10 kt becoming SSW in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Waves 4 ft subsiding to 1 ft or less.
*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.