Hazardous marine condition(s):
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 NORTHERN GULF THROUGH SAT.
THE FIRST ASSOCIATED WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE PANHANDLE
FRI EVENING. A SECOND FRONT WILL REACH THE PANHANDLE COAST SAT
Overnight: SE wind 20 to 25 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Rain. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Saturday: SE wind 25 to 30 kt, with gusts as high as 40 kt. Rain. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
Saturday Night: S wind 20 to 25 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Rain. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Sunday: S wind 15 to 20 kt. Rain. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Sunday Night: S wind around 15 kt. Showers likely. Seas around 3 ft.
Monday: S wind 15 to 20 kt. Showers likely, mainly after noon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Monday Night: SE wind 20 to 30 kt, with gusts as high as 40 kt. Rain. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Tuesday: SE wind around 25 kt, with gusts as high as 35 kt. Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Seas around 5 ft.
Tuesday Night: SE wind 20 to 25 kt, with gusts as high as 35 kt. Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Seas 4 to 5 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.
|Ketchikan International Airport|
Lat: 55.35 Lon: -131.7 Elev: 76
Last Update on Jan 1, 12:00 am UTC
Not a Current Observation