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Colder temperatures return to the central and eastern U.S. and winter holds a bit longer across the north.

A strong cold front is forecast to reach the East Coast by Friday morning, dropping temperatures on the order of 15 to 30 degrees by Saturday. Some lingering showers will be possible behind the front, and snow showers are possible across parts of the Great Lakes and the Northeast on Friday. But tonight, heavy rain with embedded thunderstorms are expected for the Gulf Coast and Florida.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

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Juneau, AK Local Forecast Office

8NM WSW Craig AK

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Overnight

    Scattered Showers

    Light Wind
    3ft

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Scattered Showers

    Light Wind
    3ft

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Showers Likely

    SE 15kt
    7-9ft

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Rain

    SE 25kt
    8-10ft

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Rain

    SSE 15kt
    Waves Building8ft

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Rain

    SSE 15kt
    Waves Building11ft

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Rain

    SSE 20kt
    13ftWaves Subsiding

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Rain

    S 15ktWinds Decreasing
    12ftWaves Subsiding

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Rain

    S 10kt
    8ftWaves Subsiding

    Low: 40 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 9:14 pm AKDT Mar 26, 2015
Forecast Valid: 1am AKDT Mar 27, 2015-6pm AKDT Apr 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: SOUTHERLY FLOW OVER THE GULF AND PANHANDLE WILL GRADUALLY SHIFT TO SOUTHEASTERLY BY FRI AFTERNOON. A GALE FORCE FRONT WILL THEN MOVE NE INTO THE EASTERN GULF FRI NIGHT.

Overnight
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Scattered showers. Seas around 3 ft.
Friday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Scattered showers. Seas around 3 ft.
Friday Night
SSW wind 10 to 15 kt becoming SE after midnight. Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
Saturday
SE wind 20 to 25 kt, with gusts as high as 35 kt. Rain. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
Saturday Night
SSE wind around 15 kt. Rain. Seas 4 ft building to 8 ft.
Sunday
SSE wind around 15 kt. Rain. Seas 8 ft building to 11 ft.
Sunday Night
SSE wind around 20 kt. A chance of rain. Seas 13 ft subsiding to 9 ft.
Monday
S wind 10 to 15 kt decreasing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. A chance of rain. Seas 12 ft subsiding to 3 ft.
Monday Night
S wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of rain. Seas 8 ft subsiding 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.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 55.45°N 133.34°W
Last Update: 9:14 pm AKDT Mar 26, 2015
Forecast Valid: 1am AKDT Mar 27, 2015-6pm AKDT Apr 2, 2015
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