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8NM WNW Metlakatla AK

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

Today

Mostly Sunny

N 10kt
2ft

High: 45 °F

Tonight

Mostly Cloudy

Light Wind
1ft

Low: 37 °F

Tuesday

Partly Sunny

Light Wind
1ft

High: 45 °F

Tuesday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

SE 10kt
1-2ft

Low: 37 °F

Wednesday

Chance Rain

SE 15kt
2-3ft

High: 43 °F

Wednesday
Night

Rain

SE 15kt
3ft

Low: 39 °F

Thursday

Rain

SE 10kt
2ft

High: 45 °F

Thursday
Night

Chance Rain

SE 10kt
2ft

Low: 39 °F

Friday

Rain Likely

SE 15kt
2-3ft

High: 45 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 6:52 am AKST Mar 2, 2015
Forecast Valid: 11am AKST Mar 2, 2015-6pm AKDT Mar 8, 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.

  • SynopsisA WEAK INVERTED TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN ALONG THE OUTER COAST OF SE AK ON MON AS HIGH PRESSURE CONTINUES TO BUILD OVER NW CANADA. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE NE INTO THE EASTERN GULF MON NIGHT THEN ONSHORE OVER THE PANHANDLE TUE AND WED.
  • Today N wind around 10 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
  • Tonight Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
  • Tuesday Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
  • Tuesday Night SE wind 5 to 10 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
  • Wednesday SE wind 10 to 15 kt. A chance of rain. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
  • Wednesday Night SE wind around 15 kt becoming S in the evening. Rain. Seas around 3 ft.
  • Thursday SE wind around 10 kt. Rain. Seas around 2 ft.
  • Thursday Night SE wind around 10 kt. A chance of rain. Seas around 2 ft.
  • Friday SE wind 10 to 15 kt. Rain likely. Seas 2 to 3 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.