Rain, mountain snow continue out west; rain and thunderstorms forecast for Southeast and Gulf Coast
Rain and mountain snow are expected across parts of northern California and the Pacific Northwest on Friday. Heavy snow is forecast for the higher mountain elevations over the weekend. Meanwhile, rain and thunderstorms are forecast for parts of the Southeast and Gulf Coast states Friday and Saturday.
206NM N Kiska AK
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: 8:01 am AKST Dec 19, 2014
Forecast Valid: 9am AKST Dec 19, 2014-6pm AKST Dec 25, 2014
WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.
- SynopsisA 962 MB LOW NEAR 50N 175W
WEAKENS TO 967 MB SAT MORNING NEAR 50N 170W. THIS LOW THEN DRIFTS
E AND MERGES INTO A LOW COMPLEX AT 979 MB NEAR 56N 158W SUN
- Today N wind 25 to 30 kt. Snow showers likely before 3pm, then scattered rain and snow showers. Seas 11 to 12 ft.
- Tonight NNW wind 25 to 30 kt. Snow showers likely before 9pm, then rain showers likely between 9pm and 3am, then snow showers likely after 3am. Seas 12 to 13 ft.
- Saturday NNW wind 20 to 25 kt. Snow showers. Seas 11 to 13 ft.
- Saturday Night N wind around 25 kt. Snow showers likely. Seas around 11 ft.
- Sunday N wind 15 to 20 kt decreasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Snow showers likely before noon. Seas 11 ft subsiding to 8 ft.
- Sunday Night W wind 5 to 10 kt becoming S 15 to 20 kt after midnight. A chance of snow before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow. Seas around 7 ft.
- Monday S wind 15 to 20 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. A chance of rain. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
- Monday Night SSE wind 30 to 35 kt. Rain likely. Seas 11 to 12 ft.
- Tuesday SSW wind around 35 kt. Rain likely. Seas 14 to 16 ft.
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