Rainfall and mountain snow will continue across the western U.S. into Monday
Heavy precipitation along the west coast will persist with a focus along the Coastal Ranges and Cascades. While not nearly as impressive as recent days, the forecast suggests another 1 to 3 inches of rainfall is possible across this region. Farther inland, moderate to heavy snow is likely over the Wasatch and Colorado Rockies with 1 to 2 foot amounts possible through Monday.
6NM SSW Taku Lodge 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: 2:27 pm AKST Dec 21, 2014
Forecast Valid: 10pm AKST Dec 21, 2014-6pm AKST Dec 28, 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.
- SynopsisA WEAK LOW WILL MOVE NORTHEAST ACROSS THE SOUTHERN PANHANDLE
THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. A STRONG DEVELOPING GALE FORCE LOW WILL
MOVE NORTHEAST AND OVER PRINCE OF WALES ISLAND TUESDAY.
- Tonight SW wind 5 to 10 kt. Scattered showers. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
- Monday SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Showers, mainly before noon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
- Monday Night SW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming NE 25 to 35 kt in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 45 kt. Scattered showers before midnight. Seas 3 ft building to 7 ft.
- Tuesday NE wind around 35 kt, with gusts as high as 50 kt. Partly sunny. Seas around 7 ft.
- Tuesday Night NE wind 25 to 35 kt, with gusts as high as 45 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
- Wednesday NE wind 15 to 20 kt. Partly sunny. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
- Wednesday Night NE wind 15 to 20 kt. Snow likely, mainly after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
- Christmas Day NE wind around 20 kt. Snow likely. Seas around 4 ft.
- Thursday Night NE wind around 20 kt. Snow likely. Seas around 4 ft.
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