Calm, but cold conditions move into eastern, southern U.S. behind storm
The late-season winter storm that brought snow and ice to parts of the eastern and southern U.S. has moved offshore and in its wake high pressure and arctic air will settle in. Temperatures will be 10-30 degrees below normal on Friday across these regions. Meanwhile, light snow showers are possible across parts of the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes.
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High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.
Water temperature forecast is experimental.
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point
Last Update: 9:01 am AKST Mar 6, 2015
Forecast Valid: 1pm AKST Mar 6, 2015-6pm AKDT Mar 12, 2015
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.
- SynopsisHIGH PRESSURE OVER THE PANHANDLE WILL FAVOR WEAK WINDS OVER THE
GULF AND INNER CHANNELS DURING FRIDAY. OUTLOOK. LOW PRESSURE
WILL USHER IN COLD AIR AND HIGHER WINDS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY.
- This Afternoon SE wind around 10 kt. Scattered showers. Seas around 2 ft.
- Tonight SE wind around 10 kt. A slight chance of rain. Seas around 2 ft.
- Saturday SE wind 15 to 20 kt. A chance of rain. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
- Saturday Night SE wind around 25 kt, with gusts as high as 35 kt. Rain. Seas around 5 ft.
- Sunday SE wind 20 to 25 kt becoming NW 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 kt. Rain. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
- Sunday Night NW wind around 15 kt. A chance of snow after midnight. Seas around 3 ft.
- Monday SE wind around 15 kt. A chance of snow before noon, then a chance of rain and snow. Seas around 3 ft.
- Monday Night SE wind 10 to 15 kt. A chance of snow. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
- Tuesday SE wind 5 to 10 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
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