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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.
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6NM ESE Chicago IL

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

Today

Slight Chc Snow

NW 25kt
Waves Building7ft

High: 37 °F

Gale Warning
Gale Warning

Tonight

Decreasing Clouds

NNW 25kt
Waves Building10ft

Low: 20 °F

Gale Warning
Gale Warning

Friday

Mostly Sunny

NNW 15kt
9ftWaves Subsiding

High: 25 °F

Friday
Night

Partly Cloudy

SSW 10kt
1-2ft

Low: 20 °F

Saturday

Partly Sunny

SSW 10kt
< 1ft

High: 34 °F

Saturday
Night

Chance Snow

NE 15kt
Waves Building3ft

Low: 25 °F

Sunday

Snow Likely

NE 15kt
4-6ft

High: 25 °F

Sunday
Night

Chance Snow

NNE 15kt
6ft

Low: 13 °F

Monday

Slight Chc Snow

NNW 15kt
6ftWaves Subsiding

High: 18 °F

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

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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 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.
*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.