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Nor'easter winding down as new system approaches Northeast, record-breaking warmth continues across central U.S.

The nor'easter that brought 2-3 feet of snow to parts of the Northeast is winding down, with heavy snow and strong winds continuing across eastern Maine on Wednesday. Another round of snow is expected across the Northeast Thursday into Friday. Meanwhile, temperatures as much as 25-35 degrees above normal will continue across the central U.S.
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4NM ESE Lincolnwood IL

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

Tonight

Rain Likely

S 20ktWinds Decreasing
< 1ft

Low: 33 °FRising Temperatures

Thursday

Rain/Snow Likely

Winds IncreasingNNW 25kt
< 1ft

High: 38 °F

Thursday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

NNW 20kt
< 1ft

Low: 20 °F

Friday

Mostly Sunny

NNW 15kt
< 1ft

High: 25 °F

Friday
Night

Partly Cloudy

SW 10kt
< 1ft

Low: 19 °F

Saturday

Partly Sunny

SW 10kt
< 1ft

High: 31 °F

Saturday
Night

Chance Snow

NE 15kt
< 1ft

Low: 25 °F

Sunday

Snow Likely

NE 15kt
< 1ft

High: 27 °F

Sunday
Night

Chance Snow

NNE 15kt
< 1ft

Low: 13 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 6:03 pm CST Jan 28, 2015
Forecast Valid: 7pm CST Jan 28, 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.

  • Tonight S wind 15 to 20 kt decreasing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 kt. Rain likely, mainly after 4am. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Thursday SSW wind 5 to 10 kt becoming NNW 15 to 25 kt in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 35 kt. Rain and snow likely before 11am, then a slight chance of snow between 11am and noon. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Thursday Night NNW wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 35 kt. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Friday NNW wind 5 to 15 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Friday Night W wind 5 to 10 kt becoming SW after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Saturday SSW wind around 10 kt becoming WNW in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Saturday Night WNW wind 10 to 15 kt becoming NE after midnight. A chance of snow. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Sunday NE wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Snow likely. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • 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 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.