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Wet weather continues across Pacific Northwest and New England

An active weather pattern will continue across the Pacific Northwest on Friday, where an onshore flow will usher in moisture from the Pacific Ocean, resulting in another inch or two of rain across the region. Meanwhile, the coastal storm making its way up the Northeast coast will finally begin to pull away on Friday, but heavy rain is still possible through Friday morning in parts of New England.
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Last Update: 429 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

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Coastal waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL out 20 NM

Marine Zone Forecast

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE HIGHEST 10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES.

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

  • SynopsisNON-TROPICAL LOW PRESSURE OVER THE FAR SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF MEXICO WILL MOVE EAST NORTHEAST ACROSS THE FLORIDA STRAITS TODAY AND TONIGHT. THIS WILL LEAD TO INCREASING WINDS OVER THE LOCAL WATERS DURING THIS TIME. THE LOW WILL EXIT THE AREA INTO THE BAHAMAS LATE TONIGHT WITH DECREASING WINDS AND SEAS ON SATURDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD FROM THE NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO ON SATURDAY TO THE WESTERN ATLANTIC BY EARLY NEXT WEEK.

    .GULF STREAM HAZARDS...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THIS MORNING INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KNOTS LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT WITH GUSTS TO NEAR GALE FORCE. SEAS UP TO 8 FEET TODAY BUILDING UP TO 10 FEET TONIGHT. SEAS SUBSIDING BELOW 6 FEET BY SATURDAY NIGHT.

    THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF OCT 22, 2014 AT 1200 UTC...

    3 NAUTICAL MILES SOUTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS. 6 NAUTICAL MILES SOUTHEAST OF PORT EVERGLADES. 6 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH. 5 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF JUPITER INLET.

    THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.
  • Today East winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas to 9 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Intracoastal waters rough in exposed areas. Widespread showers.
  • Tonight North winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 8 to 10 feet with occasional seas to 13 feet. Dominant period 8 seconds. South swell around 3 feet after midnight. Intracoastal waters rough. A chance of showers.
  • Saturday North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 7 to 9 feet with occasional seas to 11 feet subsiding to 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas to 9 feet in the afternoon. Dominant period 7 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers in the morning.
  • Saturday Night North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.
  • Sunday Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.
  • Sunday Night Through Tuesday East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.



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Zone Area Forecast for Coastal waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL out 20 NM
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