Warmup expected in the East, cooler weather forecast across parts of West
Much of the eastern U.S. will see a significant warming trend beginning on Friday, with high temperatures as much as 10-15 degrees warmer than on Thursday. The warming trend will continue into the weekend. Meanwhile, temperatures will be on the decrease across much of the northern Plains and Intermountain West over the next several days.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
13NM ESE Sitka AK
Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]
High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.
Water temperature forecast is experimental.
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point
Last Update: 11:39 pm AKST Nov 27, 2014
Forecast Valid: 8am AKST Nov 28, 2014-6pm AKST Dec 4, 2014
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.
- SynopsisAS HIGH PRESSURE OVER NORTHERN BC DRIFTS SE AND WEAKENS THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING OUTFLOW WINDS CONTINUE TO DIMINISH. A NEW FRONTAL
SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHERN GULF FROM THE WEST ON SAT.
- Today NE wind 15 to 20 kt decreasing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Tonight Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming NE 5 to 10 kt after midnight. A chance of snow after midnight. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Saturday NE wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of snow. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Saturday Night NE wind 5 to 10 kt becoming SW in the evening. Snow, mainly after midnight. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Sunday SW wind 5 to 10 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the afternoon. Snow likely before noon, then rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Sunday Night Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of snow. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Monday Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of snow. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Monday Night NE wind around 10 kt becoming SW after midnight. Snow likely. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Tuesday SW wind around 10 kt. Snow likely. Seas 1 ft or less.
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