South to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending south to southeasterly in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/20 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres.Issued Fri 05:10 CDT
11:47 EDT Parts of the Middle East have been blanketed in heavy snow, piling more misery on millions of Syrian refugees who have fled the country's bitter civil war.