Nor'easter to impact East Coast Thanksgiving travel
An active weather pattern is shaping up across the eastern U.S. as a nor'easter continues to be forecast to move up the East Coast through early Thursday. This storm will bring precipitation up and down the coast, mostly in the form of rain along coastal areas, with snow expected farther inland. These conditions are expected to impact Thanksgiving travel conditions on Wednesday.
31NM WSW Northport MI
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Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point
Last Update: 4:02 am CST Nov 26, 2014
Forecast Valid: 5am CST Nov 26, 2014-6pm CST Dec 2, 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.
- SynopsisA RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE AVERAGING 30.1 INCHES
EXTENDING FROM THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI VALLE NORTHEAST THROUGH THE
TENNESSEE VALLEY AND TO THE EASTERN GREAT LAKES WILL SHIFT EAST
TODAY...WHILE LOW PRESSURE OF 29.9 INCHES QUICKLY DROPS SOUTHEAST
THROUGH THE PLAINS AND MID MISSISSIPPI VALLEY. THIS LOW WILL
CONTINUE TO WEAKEN AS IT MOVES TO THE OHIO VALLEY TONIGHT...AS
HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.6 INCHES BUILDS SOUTH OVER THE NORTHERN
PLAINS. THIS HIGH WILL BUILD SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE UPPER MIDWEST
AND MID MISSISSIPPI VALLEY ON THURSDAY AND THEN SOUTHEAST TO THE
TENNESSEE VALLEY THURSDAY NIGHT...BEFORE MOVING TO THE SOUTHEAST
ATLANTIC COAST FRIDAY. LOW PRESSURE OF 29.7 INCHES OVER THE
NORTHERN PLAINS WILL MOVE EAST TO LAKE SUPERIOR AND SOUTHERN
ONTARIO FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT WHILE STRENGTHENING TO 29.5
INCHES...BEFORE THEN LIFTING NORTHEAST TO QUEBEC SATURDAY INTO
- Today Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of snow showers before noon. Waves 1 ft or less.
- Tonight NNE wind 5 to 15 kt becoming WNW after midnight. Snow showers. Waves 1 ft or less.
- Thanksgiving Day NNW wind 15 to 25 kt. Snow showers. Waves 1 ft or less.
- Thursday Night NNW wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SW after midnight. A chance of snow showers. Waves 1 ft or less.
- Friday S wind 10 to 20 kt. Snow. Waves 1 ft or less.
- Friday Night S wind 10 to 20 kt becoming W after midnight. Snow showers likely. Waves 1 ft or less.
- Saturday SSW wind 10 to 15 kt. A chance of showers. Waves 1 ft or less.
- Saturday Night SW wind 10 to 15 kt becoming W after midnight. A slight chance of showers. Waves 1 ft or less.
- Sunday NNW wind 10 to 15 kt. A chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 1 ft or less.
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