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Significant threat for flash floods in the Southwest U.S. this week

Heavy precipitation is expected over portions of the Southwest U.S. this week due to the remnants of weakening Tropical Storm Odile. The heavy rainfall will be concentrated across southern Arizona, southern New Mexico and western Texas where 3 to 6 inches could fall by Thursday, with some locales receiving up to 9 inches. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for much of this area.
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14NM WNW Metlakatla AK

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

Tonight

Slight Chc Rain

Light Wind
< 1ft

Low: 55 °F

Wednesday

Chance Rain

SE 10kt
1-2ft

High: 59 °F

Wednesday
Night

Chance Rain

SE 15kt
2-3ft

Low: 53 °F

Thursday

Rain

SE 30kt
5-6ft

High: 58 °F

Thursday
Night

Rain

SE 20kt
4ft

Low: 53 °F

Friday

Rain

SE 20kt
4ft

High: 58 °F

Friday
Night

Rain Likely

SE 15kt
3ft

Low: 52 °F

Saturday

Rain Likely

SE 15kt
3ft

High: 58 °F

Saturday
Night

Rain Likely

SE 20kt
3-4ft

Low: 54 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 3:11 pm AKDT Sep 16, 2014
Forecast Valid: 6pm AKDT Sep 16, 2014-6pm AKDT Sep 23, 2014

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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.

  • SynopsisHIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF WILL DRIFT OVER THE PANHANDLE TUE NIGHT. A GALE FORCE LOW AND FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE GULF WED EVENING AND THU.
  • Tonight Variable winds 5 kt or less. A slight chance of rain after 1am. Areas of fog after 1am. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Wednesday SE wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of rain, mainly between 7am and 1pm. Areas of fog before 1pm. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
  • Wednesday Night SE wind 10 to 15 kt. A chance of rain, mainly after 7pm. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
  • Thursday SE wind 25 to 30 kt, with gusts as high as 40 kt. Rain. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
  • Thursday Night SE wind around 20 kt. Rain. Seas around 4 ft.
  • Friday SE wind around 20 kt. Rain. Seas around 4 ft.
  • Friday Night SE wind around 15 kt. Rain likely. Seas around 3 ft.
  • Saturday SE wind around 15 kt. Rain likely. Seas around 3 ft.
  • Saturday Night SE wind 15 to 20 kt. Rain likely. Seas 3 to 4 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.