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Unsettled weather in store for eastern U.S. into weekend

A complex weather system moving across the eastern U.S. will bring a variety of hazardous weather to the region into the weekend. Much colder weather is expected by Saturday, along with numerous showers and accumulating snow in the higher elevations of the Appalachians. Rain and snow will move into northern New England on Sunday.
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14NM SE Chicago IL

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

Today

Chance Rain/Snow

NNE 20kt
8ftWaves Subsiding

High: 44 °F
Water: 54 °F

Small Craft Advisory
Small Craft Advisory

Tonight

Mostly Clear

N 10ktWinds Decreasing
4ftWaves Subsiding

Low: 34 °F

Small Craft Advisory
Small Craft Advisory

Sunday

Mostly Sunny

SSW 15kt
< 1ft

High: 48 °F

Sunday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

S 15kt
1ft

Low: 41 °F

Monday

Partly Sunny

SSW 15kt
< 1ft

High: 59 °F

Monday
Night

Showers Likely

SSW 15kt
< 1ft

Low: 49 °F

Tuesday

Showers Likely

SSW 15kt
< 1ft

High: 55 °F

Tuesday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

W 10kt
< 1ft

Low: 44 °F

Wednesday

Slight Chc Showers

SW 10kt
< 1ft

High: 54 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 5:02 am CDT Nov 1, 2014
Forecast Valid: 6am CDT Nov 1, 2014-6pm CST Nov 7, 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.

  • Today NNE wind 10 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Scattered snow showers, possibly mixing with rain after 7am, then gradually ending. Waves 8 ft subsiding to 5 ft.
  • Tonight N wind 5 to 10 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the evening. Mostly clear. Waves 4 ft subsiding to 1 ft or less.
  • Sunday SSW wind 5 to 15 kt. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Sunday Night S wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Mostly cloudy. Waves around 1 ft.
  • Monday SSW wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Partly sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Monday Night SSW wind around 15 kt. Showers likely. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Tuesday SSW wind around 15 kt. Showers likely. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Tuesday Night W wind around 10 kt. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Wednesday SW wind around 10 kt. A slight chance of showers. Waves 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.