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.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
4NM SSW Yakutat AK
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High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.
Water temperature forecast is experimental.
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point
Last Update: 5:30 pm AKDT Oct 21, 2014
Forecast Valid: 11pm AKDT Oct 21, 2014-6pm AKDT Oct 28, 2014
WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.
- SynopsisA GALE FORCE LOW IN THE SE GULF WILL MOVE TO THE W CENTRAL GULF
BY WED MORNING. THE SECOND WRAP FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL MOVE N
ACROSS THE PANHANDLE THROUGH EARLY TUE NIGHT. THE LOW WILL
PERSIST IN THE GULF THROUGH THU NIGHT.
- Overnight ENE wind 15 to 20 kt. Isolated showers after 1am. Seas around 8 ft.
- Wednesday ESE wind 15 to 20 kt. Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Seas 11 to 12 ft.
- Wednesday Night ENE wind 5 to 10 kt. Showers likely, mainly before 7pm. Seas around 5 ft.
- Thursday E wind around 10 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
- Thursday Night E wind around 10 kt. Scattered showers after 1am. Seas around 3 ft.
- Friday ESE wind 10 to 15 kt. Scattered showers. Seas around 3 ft.
- Friday Night ESE wind around 10 kt. Scattered showers. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
- Saturday ENE wind around 10 kt. A chance of rain. Seas around 3 ft.
- Saturday Night E wind around 10 kt. A chance of rain. Seas around 3 ft.
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