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Powerful nor'easter continues to affect areas across Northeast

The powerful nor'easter that brought moderate to heavy snowfall and blizzard conditions to the Northeast on Monday will continue to affect the region on Tuesday, with heavy snow and blizzard conditions expected from eastern Long Island to Maine as the system slowly moves to the northeast. Snow and strong winds will being tapering off from south to north Tuesday night into Wednesday morning.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

4NM SW Saxman AK

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

This
Afternoon

Partly Sunny

SE 10kt
2ft

High: 41 °F

Tonight

Chance Rain

SE 20kt
3-4ft

Low: 37 °F

Wednesday

Heavy Rain

SE 25kt
4-5ft

High: 43 °F

Wednesday
Night

Heavy Rain

SE 25kt
5ft

Low: 40 °F

Thursday

Heavy Rain

SE 20kt
2-4ft

High: 44 °F

Thursday
Night

Chance Rain

SE 10kt
1-2ft

Low: 40 °F

Friday

Mostly Sunny

SE 10kt
1-2ft

High: 45 °F

Friday
Night

Partly Cloudy

SE 15kt
2-3ft

Low: 40 °F

Saturday

Chance Rain

SE 20kt
4ft

High: 44 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 3:01 am AKST Jan 27, 2015
Forecast Valid: 3pm AKST Jan 27, 2015-6pm AKST Feb 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.

  • SynopsisA WEATHER SYSTEM AND ITS ASSOCIATED FRONTAL BAND WILL MOVE INTO THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA TUESDAY AND THE FRONT WILL APPROACH SOUTHEAST ALASKA PANHANDLE TUESDAY NIGHT.
  • This Afternoon SE wind around 10 kt. Partly sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
  • Tonight SE wind 15 to 20 kt. A chance of rain, mainly after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
  • Wednesday SE wind 20 to 25 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
  • Wednesday Night SE wind around 25 kt, with gusts as high as 35 kt. Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Seas around 5 ft.
  • Thursday SE wind 10 to 20 kt. Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
  • Thursday Night SE wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of rain before midnight. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
  • Friday SE wind 5 to 10 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
  • Friday Night SE wind 10 to 15 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
  • Saturday SE wind around 20 kt. A chance of rain. Seas around 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.