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.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
7NM WSW Newport RI
Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]
- SynopsisHIGH PRES WILL SETUP ACROSS QUEBEC THIS WEEKEND WILL THEN SHIFT
OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND
TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL
TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL
BRING A PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS.
FOR INFORMATION ON POSSIBLE HAZARDOUS WEATHER BEYOND THE 24-36 HOUR
FORECAST PERIOD...PLEASE VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BOSTON AND FOLLOW THE
CURRENT HAZARDS LINK ABOVE THE MAP ON THE LEFT.
- Today Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming NNE 5 to 7 kt in the morning. A chance of showers, mainly after 4pm. Seas around 1 ft.
- Tonight NNE wind around 7 kt. Snow showers likely, mainly between 9pm and midnight. Seas around 1 ft.
- Sunday NNE wind around 8 kt. Snow showers likely before 10am, then a chance of rain showers. Seas around 1 ft.
- Sunday Night N wind 7 to 10 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
- Monday NNE wind 6 to 9 kt. Partly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
- Monday Night NNE wind 6 to 9 kt. A chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Seas around 1 ft.
- Tuesday NE wind 9 to 11 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 kt. A chance of showers. Seas around 1 ft.
- Tuesday Night E wind 10 to 13 kt, with gusts as high as 24 kt. Showers likely. Seas 1 ft building to 3 ft.
- Wednesday SE wind 14 to 19 kt, with gusts as high as 26 kt. Rain. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
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Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone
forecast and the NDFD graphics.
The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc.
These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
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