Winter storm bringing snow, sleet and freezing rain from lower Miss. Valley to Northeast
A strong cold front moving across the eastern U.S. will bring heavy snow from parts of the Ohio Valley to the Northeast on Thursday, with rain, freezing rain and sleet possible from parts of the lower Mississippi Valley across the Southeast to the southern Mid-Atlantic. Snowfall totals of 5-10 inches are possible for some areas. Winter Storm Warnings remain in effect from Texas to Nantucket.
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: 5:31 am AKST Mar 5, 2015
Forecast Valid: 12pm AKST Mar 5, 2015-6pm AKDT Mar 11, 2015
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 1006 MB LOW 140 NM EAST OF KODIAK WILL MOVE TO 130 NM NORTHEAST
OF KODIAK AT 1019 MB FRI MORNING AND DISSIPATE. A WEATHER FRONT
WILL CROSS THE ALASKA PENINSULA FRI AFTERNOON AND THE WESTERN GULF
OF ALASKA SAT MORNING.
- This Afternoon E wind around 10 kt. Scattered rain and snow showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Tonight E wind around 10 kt. A chance of rain and snow before 9pm, then snow. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Friday E wind 10 to 15 kt. Snow likely before noon, then a chance of rain and snow. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Friday Night E wind 10 to 15 kt. Snow before midnight, then rain between midnight and 3am, then snow after 3am. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Saturday SE wind 10 to 15 kt becoming WNW in the afternoon. Rain and snow before noon, then a chance of snow. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Saturday Night WNW wind 15 to 20 kt. Scattered snow showers before midnight. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Sunday WNW wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of snow. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Sunday Night NW wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of snow showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
- Monday NW wind around 10 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
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