Unseasonably cold temperatures spreading into central U.S.
A strong cold front will usher a much colder air mass into the central and eastern U.S. for the end of the work week. Temperatures will be 10 to 20 degrees below average in some areas. Rain and snow will be possible across the Great Lakes on Friday as the system crosses the area. Heavy snow is possible in the central Appalachians Friday night.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
0NM SSE Morehead City NC
Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
- SynopsisWEAK HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE AREA WILL SHIFT EAST OVER THE
MID-ATLANTIC STATES AS A WEAK WAVE OF LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS OFFSHORE
AND MOVES NORTHEAST ALONG THE COAST TODAY. A STRONG COLD FRONT AND
COASTAL STORM WILL MOVE THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING BRINGING MUCH
COOLER AND WINDY WEATHER FOR THE UPCOMING WEEKEND. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NORTHWEST MONDAY AND TUESDAY THEN MOVE OFF
THE COAST ON WEDNESDAY.
- Overnight NNE wind around 13 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. A slight chance of showers. Seas around 1 ft.
- Friday NNE wind 10 to 12 kt. A chance of showers, mainly after 8am. Seas around 1 ft.
- Friday Night N wind 6 to 8 kt. A slight chance of showers. Seas around 1 ft.
- Saturday Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming N around 6 kt in the afternoon. A chance of rain, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Seas around 1 ft.
- Saturday Night NNW wind 17 to 22 kt, with gusts as high as 33 kt. A chance of rain, mainly before 2am. Seas around 1 ft.
- Sunday NW wind around 16 kt, with gusts as high as 24 kt. A slight chance of rain before 7am. Seas around 1 ft.
- Sunday Night NNW wind 9 to 11 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
- Monday N wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
- Monday Night Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Seas 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.
HOURLY WEATHER GRAPH
NATIONAL DIGITAL FORECAST DATABASE