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Coastal low to bring gusty winds and periods of heavy rain to New England while moderate to heavy rain is expected to linger in the Pacific Northwest and northern California

A coastal low will slowly intensify before moving out of the New England area. Increasingly heavy rainfall will impact the region through Friday. In addition, winds will increase and seas will become rough as the storm gradually intensifies just off the coast. Out west, a cold front approaching the Pacific Northwest will bring moderate to heavy rain to Washington, Oregon and northern California.
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Last Update: 836 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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Monterey Bay

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  • SynopsisMODERATE NORTHWEST WINDS OVER THE COASTAL WATERS WILL PERSIST AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE NEAR THE COAST SOUTH OF POINT SUR. LARGE MODERATE PERIOD NORTHWEST SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS TODAY BEFORE DECREASING TONIGHT. WINDS WILL SHIFT MORE SOUTHERLY BY TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY AS LOW PRESSURE MOVES INTO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST.
  • Tonight N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 5 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.
  • Wed E winds 5 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon. wind waves less than 2 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 12 seconds.
  • Wed Night NW winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming E 5 kt after midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 5 to 7 ft at 13 seconds and SW 3 ft at 17 seconds.
  • Thu NW winds 5 kt. Wind waves less than 2 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 12 seconds.
  • Thu Night W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 12 seconds.
  • Fri SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 5 to 7 ft. SW swell 3 ft. Chance of rain.
  • Sat NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves less than 2 ft. W swell 6 to 8 ft. SW swell 3 ft. Chance of showers.
  • Sun N winds 5 kt...becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. wind waves less than 2 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft.



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