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33NM NW New Buffalo MI
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: 3:02 pm CDT Oct 21, 2014
Forecast Valid: 4pm CDT Oct 21, 2014-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2014
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.
- SynopsisLOW PRESSURE OF 29.8 INCHES OVER WESTERN NEW YORK
WILL MERGE WITH ANOTHER LOW OF 29.8 INCHES NEAR THE DELMARVA AREA
TONIGHT...AND RAPIDLY DEEPEN WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY TO 29.4
INCHES JUST SOUTH OF CAPE COD. THIS LOW WILL THEN TRACK NORTHEAST
TO NOVA SCOTIA BY SATURDAY MORNING. MEANWHILE...HIGH PRESSURE OF
30.3 INCHES CENTERED OVER THE SOUTHERN TIP OF JAMES BAY...WITH A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE AVERAGING 30.1 INCHES EXTENDING THROUGH THE
MIDDLE MISSISSIPPI VALLEY...WILL SLOWLY BUILD EAST. AS THE RIDGE
MOVES TO THE EAST OF THE LAKE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...A TROUGH OF LOW
PRESSURE AVERAGING 29.9 INCHES WILL CROSS THE CENTRAL
PLAINS...REACHING THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY BY THURSDAY
MORNING. THIS WILL SET UP A STRENGTHENING SOUTHERLY GRADIENT OVER
THE LAKE. WINDS WILL REMAIN GENERALLY SOUTHERLY UNTIL AN
ASSOCIATED WEAK COLD FRONT PUSHES ACROSS THE LAKE THURSDAY NIGHT.
- This Afternoon N wind around 20 kt. Mostly cloudy. Waves around 6 ft.
- Tonight NNE wind 15 to 20 kt becoming E after midnight. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear. Waves 6 ft subsiding to 3 ft.
- Wednesday E wind 5 to 10 kt becoming NE in the afternoon. Sunny. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
- Wednesday Night ENE wind 5 to 10 kt becoming S after midnight. Mostly clear. Waves 1 ft or less.
- Thursday SSW wind 10 to 15 kt. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
- Thursday Night S wind around 15 kt becoming NW after midnight. A chance of showers. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
- Friday WNW wind 5 to 15 kt. Partly sunny. Waves around 2 ft.
- Friday Night WSW wind 5 to 10 kt. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less.
- Saturday W wind around 10 kt, with gusts as high as 15 kt. Sunny. Waves around 1 ft.
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.
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.
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