Hazardous marine condition(s):
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...A GALE FORCE LOW AND ITS ASSOCIATED WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE
NORTHWARD INTO THE NE GULF ON FRI. THE SURFACE LOW WILL SLOWLY
WEAKEN OVER THE NORTHERN GULF THROUGH SUNDAY.
Today: NE wind around 20 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Snow before noon, then rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight: NE wind 15 to 20 kt becoming SW in the evening. Rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday: SW wind around 15 kt becoming NE in the afternoon. Rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night: NE wind 10 to 15 kt becoming SW after midnight. Rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday: SW wind 5 to 10 kt. Rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night: SW wind 5 to 10 kt. Rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Rain likely. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday Night: SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Rain likely. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday: SW wind around 15 kt. Rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
*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.
|Ketchikan International Airport|
Lat: 55.35 Lon: -131.7 Elev: 76
Last Update on Jan 1, 12:00 am UTC
Not a Current Observation