Calm, but cold conditions move into eastern, southern U.S. behind storm
The late-season winter storm that brought snow and ice to parts of the eastern and southern U.S. has moved offshore and in its wake high pressure and arctic air will settle in. Temperatures will be 10-30 degrees below normal on Friday across these regions. Meanwhile, light snow showers are possible across parts of the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes.
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High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.
Water temperature forecast is experimental.
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point
Last Update: 4:42 am AKST Mar 6, 2015
Forecast Valid: 8am AKST Mar 6, 2015-6pm AKDT Mar 12, 2015
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.
- SynopsisHIGH PRESSURE OVER THE PANHANDLE WILL FAVOR WEAK WINDS OVER THE
GULF AND INNER CHANNELS DURING FRIDAY. OUTLOOK. LOW PRESSURE
WILL USHER IN COLD AIR AND HIGHER WINDS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY.
- Today SW wind 5 to 10 kt becoming ESE in the afternoon. Scattered showers. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
- Tonight SSW wind 5 to 10 kt becoming SSE in the evening. A chance of rain. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
- Saturday SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Rain likely, mainly after noon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
- Saturday Night SW wind 10 to 20 kt. Rain. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
- Sunday SW wind around 15 kt. Rain, mainly before noon. Seas around 3 ft.
- Sunday Night SW wind 15 to 20 kt. A chance of snow. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
- Monday SW wind 15 to 20 kt. Snow likely before noon, then rain and snow likely. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
- Monday Night SW wind 5 to 10 kt becoming NE after midnight. A chance of snow. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
- Tuesday NE wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of snow. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
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