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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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6NM SSE Evanston IL

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

Today

Heavy Snow

NE 25kt
< 1ft

High: 33 °FFalling Temperatures

Tonight

Snow

NNE 25kt
< 1ft

Low: 15 °F

Monday

Gradual Clearing

NNW 20kt
< 1ft

High: 18 °F

Monday
Night

Chance Snow

SW 15kt
< 1ft

Low: 13 °F

Tuesday

Slight Chc Snow

WSW 15kt
< 1ft

High: 27 °F

Tuesday
Night

Snow Likely

SSW 10kt
< 1ft

Low: 23 °F

Wednesday

Slight Chc Snow

NNW 15kt
< 1ft

High: 24 °F

Wednesday
Night

Partly Cloudy

NNW 15kt
< 1ft

Low: 6 °F

Thursday

Mostly Sunny

NNW 10kt
< 1ft

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: 10:02 am CST Feb 1, 2015
Forecast Valid: 11am 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 around 25 kt, with gusts as high as 35 kt. Snow with widespread blowing snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Tonight NE wind 20 to 25 kt becoming N after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 kt. Snow showers with widespread blowing snow before midnight, then snow showers likely with patchy blowing snow after midnight. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Monday NNW wind 10 to 20 kt becoming WSW in the afternoon. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Monday Night SW wind 10 to 15 kt. A chance of snow after midnight. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Tuesday WSW wind 10 to 15 kt. A slight chance of snow before noon. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Tuesday Night SW wind 5 to 10 kt becoming NW 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 slight chance of snow. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Wednesday Night NNW wind 10 to 15 kt. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Thursday NNW wind around 10 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. 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.