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Severe weather threat returns to the southern Plains on Sunday

Severe weather is possible on Sunday across a large portion of the southern Plains. Large to very large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats although isolated tornadoes cannot be ruled out. The Storm Prediction Center has highlighted an area of Slight Risk for the area most likely to see severe weather.
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Juneau, AK Local Forecast Office

8NM WNW Metlakatla AK

Marine Point Forecast

[NOTICE]
  • Tonight

    Chance Rain

    SE 25kt
    3-5ft

    Low: 48 °F

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Sunday

    Heavy Rain

    SE 30kt
    5-6ft

    High: 52 °F

    Gale Warning
    Gale Warning

  • Sunday
    Night

    Showers

    SE 20kt
    3-4ft

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Showers

    SE 20kt
    4ft

    High: 48 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Showers

    SE 25kt
    4-5ft

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Showers

    SE 20kt
    4ft

    High: 49 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Showers

    SE 20kt
    3-4ft

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Showers

    SE 15kt
    3ft

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Rain Likely

    SE 10kt
    2ft

    Low: 42 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 2:39 pm AKDT Apr 25, 2015
Forecast Valid: 7pm AKDT Apr 25, 2015-6pm AKDT May 2, 2015

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Detailed Forecast

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

Synopsis: A GALE FORCE LOW WILL MOVE INTO THE CENTRAL GULF OF ALASKA FROM THE SOUTH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND PERSIST INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. THE ASSOCIATED FRONT WILL MOVE NORTH OVER THE PANHANDLE THROUGH SUNDAY.

Tonight
SE wind 15 to 25 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. A chance of rain after 1am. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Sunday
SE wind 25 to 30 kt, with gusts as high as 40 kt. Rain, mainly after 7am. The rain could be heavy at times. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
Sunday Night
SE wind 15 to 20 kt. Showers. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Monday
SE wind around 20 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Showers. Seas around 4 ft.
Monday Night
SE wind 20 to 25 kt, with gusts as high as 35 kt. Showers. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Tuesday
SE wind around 20 kt. Showers. Seas around 4 ft.
Tuesday Night
SE wind 15 to 20 kt. Showers. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Wednesday
SE wind around 15 kt. Showers. Seas around 3 ft.
Wednesday Night
SE wind around 10 kt. Rain likely. Seas around 2 ft.

*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.

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Point Forecast: 55.18°N 131.81°W
Last Update: 2:39 pm AKDT Apr 25, 2015
Forecast Valid: 7pm AKDT Apr 25, 2015-6pm AKDT May 2, 2015
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