More heavy rain and mountain snow in the Pacific Northwest on Saturday
Active weather will persist in the Pacific Northwest on Saturday. The hardest hit areas will likely be from the northern California coastline to eastern Washington as rainfall totals will range from 1 to 4 inches. In the higher elevations, precipitation will fall as snow with the some mountain peaks receiving up to a foot.
2NM W Portage 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: 4:31 pm AKST Dec 19, 2014
Forecast Valid: 8pm AKST Dec 19, 2014-6pm AKST Dec 26, 2014
WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.
- SynopsisA 970 MB LOW 150 NM SOUTH OF KODIAK CITY WILL DRIFT SOUTHWEST AND
WEAKEN TO 974 MB 100 NM SOUTHEAST OF CHIGNIK SAT MORNING AND THEN
DISSIPATE. A 968 MB LOW 300 NM SOUTH OF YAKUTAT EARLY SAT MORNING
WILL WEAKEN TO 985 MB 40 NM EAST OF MIDDLETON ISLAND SUN MORNING
AND MOVE INLAND ACROSS THE KENAI PENINSULA SUN AFTERNOON.
- Tonight Variable winds 5 kt or less. Scattered rain and snow showers before midnight. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Saturday Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Saturday Night Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Sunday Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of rain and snow showers after noon. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Sunday Night Variable winds 5 kt or less. Rain and snow likely before midnight, then a chance of snow. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Monday Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of rain and snow. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Monday Night Variable winds 5 kt or less. Snow likely. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Tuesday Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of snow. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Tuesday Night Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of snow. Seas 1 ft or less.
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