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.
17NM NNE Wrangell AK
Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]
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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
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.
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