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Wet weather continues across Pacific Northwest and New England

Two developing storm systems will continue to bring heavy rain to opposite coasts of the U.S. on Thursday. One system is affecting the Pacific Northwest and northern California while the other affects New England. There is a risk of flash flooding across parts of New England on Thursday where Flash Flood Watches are in effect.
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Last Update: 843 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

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Coastal waters from Sandy Hook to Manasquan Inlet NJ out 20 nm

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...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

  • SynopsisAN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OFFSHORE WILL CONTINUE TO STRENGTHEN AS IT SLOWLY TRACKS NORTHEASTWARD OVERNIGHT. THIS STORM SYSTEM SHOULD BE OFF THE NEW ENGLAND COAST LATER THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY, THEN MOVE INTO NOVA SCOTIA FRIDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE IS FORECAST TO BUILD TOWARD OUR AREA FROM THE SOUTHWEST FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, THEN A COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN FOR LATER SUNDAY AND MONDAY BEFORE SHIFTING OFFSHORE TUESDAY.
  • Overnight N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft dominant period 8 seconds...subsiding to 5 to 8 ft dominant period 8 seconds late. Rain.
  • Thu N winds 25 to 30 kt...becoming NW 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 8 ft...subsiding to 5 to 6 ft late. Mainly in NE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. rain until late afternoon...then a chance of rain late.
  • Thu Night NW winds 20 to 25 kt...diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Mainly in NE swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds. a chance of rain early in the evening.
  • Fri NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Mainly in E swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
  • Fri Night NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
  • Sat W winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
  • Sat Night W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
  • Sun NW winds 20 to 25 kt...diminishing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
  • Mon W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.



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Zone Area Forecast for Coastal waters from Sandy Hook to Manasquan Inlet NJ out 20 nm
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