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.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
6NM SSE Evanston 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: 10:02 am CST Feb 1, 2015
Forecast Valid: 11am CST Feb 1, 2015-6pm CST Feb 7, 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 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.
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