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Severe weather threat moves to the Gulf Coast on Monday

Severe weather will continue overnight for a large part of Texas before finally pushing east. The areas with the greatest risk of severe weather on Monday will be along the western and central Gulf Coast where damaging winds will be the primary threat. In addition, heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding potential.
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Juneau, AK Local Forecast Office

4NM S Sitka AK

Marine Point Forecast

[NOTICE]
  • Overnight

    Showers

    SE 15kt
    4ft

    Low: 43 °F

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Monday

    Showers

    SE 20kt
    4-5ft

    High: 47 °F

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Monday
    Night

    Rain

    E 15kt
    4-5ft

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Showers

    S 15kt
    4ft

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Showers

    SSE 15kt
    4-5ft

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Showers

    SSE 15kt
    4ft

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Showers

    SE 15kt
    3ft

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Showers Likely

    S 10kt
    4ft

    High: 48 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Scattered Showers

    Light Wind
    4ft

    Low: 42 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 8:15 pm AKDT Apr 26, 2015
Forecast Valid: 12am AKDT Apr 27, 2015-6pm AKDT May 3, 2015

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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.

Synopsis: A QUASI STATIONARY LOW IN THE CENTRAL GULF WILL PERSIST INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK AND SLOWLY WEAKEN. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE NORTH INTO THE SOUTHERN PANHANDLE TUESDAY MORNING.

Overnight
SE wind around 15 kt. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Seas around 4 ft.
Monday
SE wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Monday Night
E wind 10 to 15 kt. Rain. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Tuesday
E wind 10 to 15 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Showers. Seas around 4 ft.
Tuesday Night
SSE wind around 15 kt. Showers. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Wednesday
SSE wind around 15 kt. Showers. Seas around 4 ft.
Wednesday Night
SE wind around 15 kt. Showers. Seas around 3 ft.
Thursday
S wind 5 to 10 kt. Showers likely. Seas around 4 ft.
Thursday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Scattered showers. Seas around 4 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.

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Point Forecast: 56.99°N 135.36°W
Last Update: 8:15 pm AKDT Apr 26, 2015
Forecast Valid: 12am AKDT Apr 27, 2015-6pm AKDT May 3, 2015
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