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Snow winding down in the Northeast; heavy rainfall in the Northwest

Happy Thanksgiving! Conditions will continue to improve throughout Thanksgiving Day across New England as the nor'easter moves away from the coast. Meanwhile, the Pacific Northwest will remain wet due to a series of Pacific storm systems. Flood Watches remain in effect for parts of Washington state through Friday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

33NM NW New Buffalo MI

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

Thanksgiving
Day

Chance Snow

NW 20kt
6ft

High: 30 °F
Water: 43 °F

Tonight

Chance Snow

NW 15kt
6ftWaves Subsiding

Low: 15 °F

Friday

Chance Snow

S 20kt
Waves Building5ft

High: 37 °F

Friday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

S 20kt
4-5ft

Low: 34 °F

Saturday

Partly Sunny

S 20kt
4-5ft

High: 49 °F

Saturday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

SSW 20kt
3-4ft

Low: 44 °F

Sunday

Slight Chc Rain

WSW 15kt
2-3ft

High: 47 °F

Sunday
Night

Slight Chc Rain

NW 20kt
Waves Building6ft

Low: 25 °F

Monday

Partly Sunny

NNW 25kt
6-7ft

High: 28 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 3:03 pm CST Nov 27, 2014
Forecast Valid: 4pm CST Nov 27, 2014-6pm CST Dec 3, 2014

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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.

  • SynopsisHIGH PRESSURE OF 30.6 INCHES STRETCHED FROM WESTERN
    ONTARIO TO THE LOUISIANA COAST WILL SHIFT SOUTHEAST AND STRETCH FROM
    EASTERN ONTARIO TO THE OHIO VALLEY TO THE GULF COAST BY FRIDAY
    MORNING. LOW PRESSURE OF AROUND 29.5 INCHES WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE
    NORTHERN ROCKIES AND TRACK ACROSS LAKE SUPERIOR SATURDAY AFTERNOON
    AND DRAG A COLD FRONT ACROSS LAKE MICHIGAN SATURDAY NIGHT. HIGH
    PRESSURE OF 30.8 INCHES WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE NORTHERN PLAINS
    SUNDAY NIGHT AND BE SQUARELY ACROSS LAKE MICHIGAN BY MONDAY NIGHT.
    LOW PRESSURE IS THEN EXPECTED TO TRACK WELL NORTH OF THE AREA BUT
    LEAD TO A PERIOD OF STRONGER NORTHWESTERLY WINDS LATER SUNDAY INTO
    MONDAY FOLLOWING THE PASSAGE OF A COLD FRONT.
  • Thanksgiving Day NW wind around 20 kt. A chance of snow showers. Waves around 6 ft.
  • Tonight NW wind 10 to 15 kt becoming SW after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 kt. A chance of snow showers, mainly after 5am. Waves 6 ft subsiding to 2 ft.
  • Friday SW wind 10 to 20 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. A chance of snow, mainly before noon. Waves 1 ft building to 5 ft.
  • Friday Night S wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Mostly cloudy. Waves 4 to 5 ft.
  • Saturday S wind around 20 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Partly sunny. Waves 4 to 5 ft.
  • Saturday Night SSW wind 15 to 20 kt. Mostly cloudy. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
  • Sunday SW wind around 15 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. A slight chance of rain. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
  • Sunday Night NW wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. A slight chance of rain. Waves 3 ft building to 6 ft.
  • Monday NNW wind 20 to 25 kt. Partly sunny. Waves 6 to 7 ft. occasionally to 9ft.
*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.