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Wet weather continues across Pacific Northwest

A series of storm systems will bring several rounds of rain to the Pacific Northwest and northern California over the next several days. Heavy rain, high winds and thunderstorms are expected, especially along the coast. Meanwhile, rain and gusty winds will taper off across New England as the coastal low that has been affecting that area moves offshore.
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Last Update: 853 AM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

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Waters from Pt. St. George to Cape Mendocino CA from 10 to 60 nm

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON......GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...


  • SynopsisSTRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING AS A POTENT STORM SYSTEM SPINS UP OFFSHORE AND A COLD FRONT APPROACHES THE AREA. BRIEF GUSTS AROUND 50 KT ARE POSSIBLE EARLY SATURDAY MORNING WITH THE FRONT. LARGE SHORT PERIOD SEAS WILL BUILD TONIGHT AND PEAK AROUND 15 TO 20 FEET BY SATURDAY MORNING. WINDS AND SEAS WILL SUBSIDE ON SUNDAY.
  • Today NE winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SE 20 to 30 kt. Waves S 5 ft at 5 seconds...and W 8 ft at 12 seconds. Rain.
  • Tonight S winds 30 to 40 kt. Waves S 18 ft at 10 seconds... And W 7 ft at 13 seconds. Rain.
  • Sat SW winds 30 to 40 kt...becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Waves S 21 ft at 11 seconds...and NW 7 ft at 13 seconds. Chance of tstms.
  • Sat Night W winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves NW 13 ft at 12 seconds.
  • Sun NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Waves NW 8 ft at 11 seconds.
  • Mon S winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves NW 6 ft at 10 seconds.
  • Tue SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves W 11 ft at 13 seconds.



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Zone Area Forecast for Waters from Pt. St. George to Cape Mendocino CA from 10 to 60 nm
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