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Major nor'easter expected to bring heavy snow, blizzard conditions to Northeast

A storm system off the East Coast will continue to strengthen as it develops into a major nor'easter on Monday. As the storm moves up the coast, it is expected to bring snowfall of 1-3 feet or more to many parts of the Northeast through Tuesday evening, including New York City and Boston. Strong, gusty winds will combine with the snow to create blizzard conditions along and near the coast.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 920 AM CST MON JAN 26 2015

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Lake Borgne

Marine Zone Forecast

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE HIGHEST TEN PERCENT OF THE WAVES.

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

  • SynopsisANOTHER REINFORCING COLD FRONT HAS MOVED THROUGH THE NORTH GULF AND WILL BE FOLLOWED BY ANOTHER COLD FRONT TUESDAY NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL SWING THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.
  • Rest Of Today Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet dominant period 3 seconds.
  • Tonight West winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet dominant period 2 seconds.
  • Tuesday Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet dominant period 2 seconds.
  • Tuesday Night Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet dominant period 2 seconds.
  • Wednesday East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet dominant period 2 seconds.
  • Wednesday Night South winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less dominant period 2 seconds.
  • Thursday Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
  • Thursday Night West winds near 10 knots becoming north after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
  • Friday Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
  • Friday Night Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.



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