Winter storm bringing snow, sleet and freezing rain from lower Miss. Valley to Northeast
A strong cold front moving across the eastern U.S. will bring heavy snow from parts of the Ohio Valley to the Northeast on Thursday, with rain, freezing rain and sleet possible from parts of the lower Mississippi Valley across the Southeast to the southern Mid-Atlantic. Snowfall totals of 5-10 inches are possible for some areas. Winter Storm Warnings remain in effect from Texas to Nantucket.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
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: 5:21 am AKST Mar 5, 2015
Forecast Valid: 2pm AKST Mar 5, 2015-6pm AKDT Mar 11, 2015
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 1006 MB LOW AT 62N 173W WILL MOVE EASTWARD AND DISSIPATE THIS
AFTERNOON. A 981 MB LOW WILL MOVE TO 57N 167E THIS EVENING AND
THEN MOVE TO 63N 168W AT 990 MB SAT. THE ASSOCIATED WEATHER FRONT
WILL ENTER THE WESTERN BERING SEA TODAY AND PUSH INTO THE EASTERN
BERING SEA BY FRI MORNING.
- This Afternoon SSE wind 35 to 40 kt, with gusts as high as 50 kt. Rain. Seas 13 to 14 ft.
- Tonight SW wind 30 to 35 kt, with gusts as high as 50 kt. Rain likely before midnight, then scattered rain and snow showers. Seas 15 to 16 ft.
- Friday SW wind 35 to 45 kt, with gusts as high as 55 kt. Scattered snow showers, mainly after noon. Seas 19 ft building to 22 ft.
- Friday Night W wind 30 to 35 kt. Scattered snow showers. Seas 17 to 19 ft.
- Saturday WNW wind 25 to 30 kt. Scattered snow showers before noon. Seas 15 to 17 ft.
- Saturday Night NNW wind 15 to 20 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 13 ft subsiding to 9 ft.
- Sunday N wind 10 to 15 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
- Sunday Night NE wind 15 to 20 kt. A chance of snow showers. Seas 12 to 13 ft.
- Monday NNE wind around 20 kt. A chance of rain and snow showers. Seas 16 ft subsiding to 8 ft.
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