Winter weather forecast from Great Lakes to Northeast, Four Corners region
Snow is expected Thursday and Friday from the Great Lakes to the Northeast, as a clipper system moves across the region. This will be nothing like the nor'easter that brought up to three feet of snow to parts of the Northeast earlier this week, as snowfall totals of six inches or less are expected. Snow and freezing rain are forecast for parts of the Four Corners region through the weekend.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
6NM ESE Chicago IL
Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]
High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.
Water temperature forecast is experimental.
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point
Last Update: 10:03 am CST Jan 29, 2015
Forecast Valid: 11am CST Jan 29, 2015-6pm CST Feb 4, 2015
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 NW wind around 25 kt, with gusts as high as 35 kt. A slight chance of snow showers before 3pm. Waves 3 ft building to 7 ft.
- Tonight NNW wind 20 to 25 kt, with gusts as high as 35 kt. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy. Waves 7 ft building to 10 ft.
- Friday NNW wind 5 to 15 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 kt. Mostly sunny. Waves 9 ft subsiding to 3 ft.
- Friday Night W wind 5 to 10 kt becoming SSW after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
- Saturday SSW wind around 10 kt becoming WNW in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 kt. Partly sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
- Saturday Night WNW wind 10 to 15 kt becoming NE after midnight. A chance of snow showers. Waves 1 ft or less building to 3 ft.
- Sunday NE wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Snow showers likely. Waves 4 to 6 ft. occasionally to 8ft.
- Sunday Night NNE wind around 15 kt becoming NNW after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 kt. A chance of snow showers. Waves around 6 ft.
- Monday NNW wind 10 to 15 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 kt. A slight chance of snow showers. Waves 6 ft subsiding to 3 ft.
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Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone
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