Winter weather returns to New England, wet weather in Southwest
A fast-moving clipper system will bring snow across much of New England on Friday. The heaviest snow is expected across Maine, New Hampshire and eastern Massachusetts. Snowfall totals will be much less than what the nor'easter earlier this week brought, with less than six inches forecast for most areas. Meanwhile, wet weather will prevail across parts of the Southwest into the weekend.
24NM 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: 11:03 am CST Jan 30, 2015
Forecast Valid: 12pm CST Jan 30, 2015-6pm CST Feb 5, 2015
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 STRETCHING FROM SOUTHERN
QUEBEC THROUGH EASTERN NEW ENGLAND... WILL MOVE OFF THE ATLANTIC
COAST THIS EVENING AND THEN DEEPEN TO 29.1 INCHES BY SATURDAY
MORNING IN THE GULF OF MAINE. A LARGE RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OF
30.6 INCHES EXTENDING FROM LAKE SUPERIOR TO THE SOUTHERN
PLAINS...WILL SETTLE OVER THE OHIO VALLEY FRIDAY NIGHT. WEAK LOW
PRESSURE OF 30.0 INCHES WILL MOVE ACROSS THE NORTHERN LAKES ON
SATURDAY...DRAGGING A COLD FRONT SOUTH ACROSS THE LAKE SATURDAY
AFTERNOON. A LARGE AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO BUILD OUT
OF CENTRAL CANADA SUNDAY MORNING AND SPREAD ACROSS THE CENTRAL
PLAINS AND UPPER GREAT LAKES SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY NIGHT
WHILE LOW PRESSURE OF 29.9 INCHES DEVELOPS OVER THE LOWER OHIO
VALLEY AND TRACKS EAST TO THE MID ATLANTIC REGION BY MONDAY
MORNING AND DEEPENS TO 29.5 INCHES.
- This Afternoon NNW wind around 10 kt becoming W. A slight chance of snow showers before 4pm. Waves 8 ft subsiding to 4 ft.
- Tonight W wind 10 to 15 kt becoming SW after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 ft.
- Saturday SW wind 10 to 15 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. A chance of snow, mainly after 5pm. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
- Saturday Night W wind 5 to 10 kt becoming NE 15 to 25 kt in the evening. Snow, mainly after midnight. Waves 1 ft or less building to 6 ft.
- Sunday NE wind around 25 kt. Snow. Waves 6 ft building to 9 ft.
- Sunday Night NNE wind 20 to 25 kt. Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Waves 8 to 9 ft. occasionally to 12ft.
- Monday NNE wind 10 to 15 kt becoming WSW in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 kt. A chance of snow showers. Waves 8 ft subsiding to 2 ft.
- Monday Night SW wind 15 to 20 kt. A chance of snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 ft.
- Tuesday SSW wind around 20 kt. A chance of snow showers. Waves around 4 ft.
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