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Wet and stormy weather continues across Pacific Northwest

Most of the country will experience tranquil weather this weekend. The exception will be the Pacific Northwest and northern California where a series of storm systems will bring rain, strong winds and thunderstorms through Saturday.
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6NM S Sitka AK

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

Overnight

Isolated Showers

E 10kt
3ft

Low: 42 °F

Small Craft Advisory
Small Craft Advisory

Saturday

Isolated Showers

NNE 10kt
2-3ft

High: 48 °F

Small Craft Advisory
Small Craft Advisory

Saturday
Night

Isolated Showers

NNW 10kt
2ft

Low: 40 °F

Sunday

Scattered Showers

Light Wind
1-2ft

High: 45 °F

Sunday
Night

Scattered Showers

Light Wind
2ft

Low: 41 °F

Monday

Partly Sunny

E 10kt
2ft

High: 47 °F

Monday
Night

Partly Cloudy

ENE 15kt
3ft

Low: 43 °F

Tuesday

Mostly Sunny

ENE 10kt
3ft

High: 47 °F

Tuesday
Night

Chance Rain

ESE 15kt
3ft

Low: 40 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 11:31 pm AKDT Oct 24, 2014
Forecast Valid: 3am AKDT Oct 25, 2014-6pm AKDT Oct 31, 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 LOW ABOUT 150NM W OF HAIDA GWAII WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY THROUGH FRI NIGHT THEN WEAKEN AND MOVE SE. A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL EXTEND FROM THE LOW TO THE NW OVER THE EASTERN GULF OF AK THROUGH SAT.
  • Overnight E wind around 10 kt. Isolated showers. Seas around 3 ft.
  • Saturday NNE wind 5 to 10 kt. Isolated showers before 7am. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
  • Saturday Night NNW wind 5 to 10 kt. Isolated showers before 1am. Seas around 2 ft.
  • Sunday Variable winds 5 kt or less. Scattered showers after 7am. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
  • Sunday Night Variable winds 5 kt or less. Scattered showers. Seas around 2 ft.
  • Monday E wind around 10 kt. Partly sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
  • Monday Night ENE wind around 15 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas around 3 ft.
  • Tuesday ENE wind around 10 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 3 ft.
  • Tuesday Night ESE wind 10 to 15 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.