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Winter storm will bring variety of hazards to parts of southern, eastern U.S.

A cold front moving across the eastern U.S. will bring a variety of weather hazards from the southern Plains to New England on Wednesday. Rain is expected from Texas across parts of the Southeast and into the mid-Atlantic, with freezing rain possible along a band behind the cold front, which will move southeastward as the day progresses. Snow is expected from the southern Rockies to New England.
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7NM SE Sitka AK

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

Today

Rain Likely

Light Wind
< 1ft

High: 44 °F

Tonight

Rain

NE 10kt
< 1ft

Low: 36 °F

Thursday

Rain

Light Wind
< 1ft

High: 43 °F

Thursday
Night

Chance Rain

SW 10kt
< 1ft

Low: 34 °F

Friday

Chance Rain

Light Wind
< 1ft

High: 42 °F

Friday
Night

Chance Rain

Light Wind
< 1ft

Low: 36 °F

Saturday

Chance Rain

Light Wind
< 1ft

High: 43 °F

Saturday
Night

Rain

SSW 15kt
< 1ft

Low: 35 °F

Sunday

Rain Likely

WSW 15kt
< 1ft

High: 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: 2:45 am AKST Mar 4, 2015
Forecast Valid: 8am AKST Mar 4, 2015-6pm AKDT Mar 10, 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.

  • SynopsisA WEAK LOW WILL MOVE SLOWLY INTO THE CENTRAL GULF ON WED AND THE ASSOCIATED FRONT WILL MOVE ONSHORE INTO THE PANHANDLE. THE LOW WILL STALL AND WEAKEN OVER THE CENTRAL GULF TONIGHT AND THU AS THE FRONT OVER THE PANHANDLE ALSO WEAKENS.
  • Today Variable winds 5 kt or less. Rain likely. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Tonight NE wind 5 to 10 kt. Rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Thursday Variable winds 5 kt or less. Rain, mainly before noon. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Thursday Night SW wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Friday Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Friday Night Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Saturday Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Saturday Night SSW wind 10 to 15 kt. Rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Sunday WSW wind 10 to 15 kt. Rain likely. Seas 1 ft or less.
*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.