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Unsettled weather in store for eastern U.S. into weekend

A complex weather system moving across the eastern U.S. will bring a variety of hazardous weather to the region on Friday and into the weekend. Much colder weather is expected by Saturday, along with numerous showers and accumulating snow in the higher elevations of the Appalachians. Rain and snow will move into northern New England on Sunday.
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6NM SSW Sitka AK

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

This
Afternoon

Showers

S 20kt
4ft

High: 46 °F

Tonight

Rain

SSE 25kt
4-5ft

Low: 43 °F

Gale Warning
Gale Warning

Saturday

Rain

S 20kt
Waves Building9ft

High: 46 °F

Small Craft Advisory
Small Craft Advisory

Saturday
Night

Showers

SSE 15kt
5ft

Low: 41 °F

Sunday

Showers

S 15kt
5-6ft

High: 46 °F

Sunday
Night

Showers

SSE 10kt
5ft

Low: 41 °F

Monday

Rain Likely

SE 10kt
4ft

High: 45 °F

Monday
Night

Chance Rain

E 10kt
3ft

Low: 40 °F

Tuesday

Rain Likely

SSE 10kt
3-4ft

High: 44 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 1:55 pm AKDT Oct 31, 2014
Forecast Valid: 4pm AKDT Oct 31, 2014-6pm AKST Nov 6, 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 FRONTAL BOUNDARY ASSOCIATED WITH LOW PRESSURE OVER THE BERING SEA WILL MOVE ACROSS THE GULF FRIDAY NIGHT...AND THEN ENTER THE PANHANDLE SATURDAY MORNING.
  • This Afternoon S wind around 20 kt. Showers. Seas around 4 ft.
  • Tonight SSE wind 20 to 25 kt, with gusts as high as 35 kt. Rain. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
  • Saturday S wind around 20 kt. Rain. Seas 5 ft building to 9 ft.
  • Saturday Night SSE wind around 15 kt. Showers. Seas around 5 ft.
  • Sunday S wind 10 to 15 kt. Showers. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
  • Sunday Night SSE wind around 10 kt. Showers. Seas around 5 ft.
  • Monday SE wind 5 to 10 kt. Rain likely. Seas around 4 ft.
  • Monday Night E wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of rain. Seas around 3 ft.
  • Tuesday SSE wind around 10 kt. Rain likely. Seas 3 to 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.