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Heavy rain and mountain snow across the northwestern U.S. this weekend

A Pacific storm system will continue to impact the West Coast through Sunday. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding, river and small stream flooding, as well as mudslides and debris flows, especially over burn scars. At higher elevations, strong winds and heavy snowfall, with accumulations of 1 to 3 feet, could result in hazardous travel through mountain passes.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

8NM WSW Craig AK

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

Tonight

Chance Rain

SE 15kt
Waves Building10ft

Low: 44 °F

Sunday

Showers

SSW 15kt
8-9ft

High: 47 °F

Sunday
Night

Showers

SW 20kt
4-5ft

Low: 41 °F

Monday

Chance Showers

Winds IncreasingSE 20kt
4ft

High: 44 °F

Monday
Night

Rain

ESE 25kt
5-6ft

Low: 41 °F

Tuesday

Rain

SSE 25ktWinds Decreasing
5-6ft

High: 42 °F

Tuesday
Night

Rain Likely

S 15ktWinds Decreasing
4ft

Low: 39 °F

Wednesday

Chance Rain

WSW 10kt
4ft

High: 42 °F

Wednesday
Night

Chance Rain

S 10kt
3ft

Low: 38 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 1:53 pm AKST Dec 20, 2014
Forecast Valid: 7pm AKST Dec 20, 2014-6pm AKST Dec 27, 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.

  • SynopsisA WEAKENING LOW WILL MOVE NORTHWEST TO NEAR PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND SAT NIGHT. A SECOND WEAK LOW WILL BE MOVING EAST ACROSS THE SOUTHERN GULF AND INTO THE SOUTHERN PANHANDLE SUN.
  • Tonight SE wind 10 to 15 kt. A chance of rain. Seas 7 ft building to 10 ft.
  • Sunday SSE wind around 15 kt becoming SSW in the afternoon. Showers. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
  • Sunday Night SW wind 10 to 20 kt. Showers. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
  • Monday SSW wind 10 to 15 kt becoming SE 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. A chance of showers before noon, then a chance of rain after noon. Seas around 4 ft.
  • Monday Night ESE wind 20 to 25 kt, with gusts as high as 35 kt. Rain. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
  • Tuesday SSE wind 15 to 25 kt decreasing to 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 kt. Rain. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
  • Tuesday Night S wind 10 to 15 kt decreasing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Rain likely. Seas around 4 ft.
  • Wednesday WSW wind around 10 kt. A chance of rain. Seas around 4 ft.
  • Wednesday Night S wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of rain. Seas around 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.