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Nor'easter to impact East Coast Thanksgiving travel

An active weather pattern is shaping up across the eastern U.S. as a nor'easter continues to be forecast to move up the East Coast through early Thursday. This storm will bring precipitation up and down the coast, mostly in the form of rain along coastal areas, with snow expected farther inland. These conditions are expected to impact Thanksgiving travel conditions on Wednesday.
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17NM NNE Wrangell AK

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

Tonight

Scattered Showers

NE 10kt
< 1ft

Low: 31 °F

Wednesday

Sunny

NE 20kt
< 1ft

High: 36 °F

Wednesday
Night

Mostly Clear

NE 25kt
< 1ft

Low: 23 °F

Thanksgiving
Day

Sunny

NNE 25kt
< 1ft

High: 24 °F

Thursday
Night

Mostly Clear

NNE 20kt
< 1ft

Low: 16 °F

Friday

Sunny

NE 30ktWinds Decreasing
< 1ft

High: 19 °F

Friday
Night

Mostly Clear

Winds IncreasingNE 25kt
< 1ft

Low: 11 °F

Saturday

Partly Sunny

NE 25kt
< 1ft

High: 26 °F

Saturday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

NE 20kt
< 1ft

Low: 11 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 2:42 pm AKST Nov 25, 2014
Forecast Valid: 9pm AKST Nov 25, 2014-6pm AKST Dec 2, 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.

  • SynopsisLOW PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHERN GULF WILL DISSIPATE AS IT MOVES EAST INTO SOUTHEAST ALASKA TUE EVENING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD FROM YUKON INTO THE PANHANDLE WED. STRONG OUTFLOW WIND WILL DEVELOP WED NIGHT.
  • Tonight NE wind around 10 kt. Scattered showers, mainly before midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Wednesday NE wind 15 to 20 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Wednesday Night NE wind around 25 kt, with gusts as high as 35 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Thanksgiving Day NNE wind 20 to 25 kt, with gusts as high as 35 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Thursday Night NNE wind around 20 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Friday NE wind 20 to 30 kt decreasing to 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Friday Night NE wind 5 to 15 kt increasing to 15 to 25 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Saturday NE wind 20 to 25 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Partly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Saturday Night NE wind around 20 kt. Mostly cloudy. 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.