Wintry Weather and Strong Winds Impact the Eastern States; Heavy Rain and Heavy Mountain Snow in the West
A powerful storm will bring heavy snow and blowing snow and heavy freezing rain from the Great Lakes to the Northeast; and strong winds from the Plains to the Mid-Atlantic. In the West, heavy rain with heavy mountain snow can be expected into next week. Super Typhoon Wutip will slowly move northwest away from Guam, but heavy rain, surf, and damaging winds continue across the area.
|NWS Forecast for: Port Washington to North Point Light WI (LMZ644)|
Issued by: National Weather Service Milwaukee, WI
Last Update: 1105 PM CST Sat Feb 23 2019
Rest Of Tonight: East wind 10 to 15 knots veering south 10 to 20 knots after midnight, then veering southwest 15 to 20 knots early in the morning. Gusts up to 25 knots. Areas of dense fog around midnight. Widespread dense fog after midnight. Chance of thunderstorms around midnight. Rain through the night. Waves 4 to 6 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet early in the morning.
Sunday: West wind up to 30 knots with gusts to around 45 knots rising to gales to 40 knots with gusts to around 55 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Chance of snow and rain in the morning. Patchy fog in the morning, then heavy freezing spray in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 feet building to 4 to 6 feet.
Sunday Night: West gales to 35 knots with gusts to around 50 knots becoming west gales to 35 knots with gusts to around 45 knots late in the evening, then easing to up to 30 knots with gusts to around 40 knots after midnight veering northwest with gusts to around 35 knots early in the morning. Heavy freezing spray. Waves 4 to 6 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet late in the evening, then subsiding to 3 to 4 feet after midnight.
Monday: Northwest wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots becoming west 10 to 15 knots early in the afternoon, then veering northwest late in the afternoon. Heavy freezing spray through the day. Slight chance of snow in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet in the late morning and afternoon. wave heights are for ice free areas.
|Zone Forecast: Port Washington to North Point Light WI (LMZ644)|
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