Series of Storm Systems To Impact The West Coast 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
High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.
Water temperature forecast is experimental.
Last Update: 1:29 pm CDT Oct 27, 2016
Forecast Valid: 2pm CDT Oct 27, 2016-6pm CDT Nov 2, 2016
ENGLAND WILL CONTINUE TO THE NORTHEAST...WHILE LOW PRESSURE OF
29.9 INCHES OVER NORTHERN INDIANA MOVES TO THE EASTERN LAKES
TODAY. HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.2 INCHES OVER THE UPPER MIDWEST WILL
BUILD ACROSS THE WESTERN LAKES TODAY AND THEN WILL QUICKLY DEPART
EAST FRIDAY. ANOTHER LOW OF 29.6 INCHES WILL TRACK TOWARD NORTHERN
LAKE SUPERIOR FRIDAY NIGHT...AND THEN TO QUEBEC ON SATURDAY. HIGH
PRESSURE OF 30.2 INCHES WILL MOVE OVER THE LAKE SUNDAY.
- This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
- The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.