Stormy weather pattern for the Western U.S. this week
A series of Pacific weather systems will bring several rounds of precipitation and wind to the western U.S. this week. Several inches of rain could fall in portions of WA, OR and CA, especially in the coastal ranges and foothills. Snow is forecast in the higher mountains. In addition, winds will be strong, especially in mountainous areas, which could pose a hazard to high-profile vehicles.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
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Marine Zone Forecast
A 985 MB LOW CENTERED 450 MILES WEST OF CRESCENT CITY WILL LIFT NORTHEAST TODAY. ANOTHER LOW WILL DEVELOP AND DEEPEN ABOUT 600 MILES OFF THE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST TUESDAY AND WILL ALSO TRACK NORTHEAST THROUGH WEDNESDAY. SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE TODAY THEN PERSIST TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY. A WEAKER LOW DEVELOPS OFF THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST THURSDAY AND FRIDAY SO SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL NOT BE AS STRONG.