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: 2:18 am CDT Oct 26, 2016
Forecast Valid: 3am CDT Oct 26, 2016-6pm CDT Nov 1, 2016
AND THE CENTRAL LAKES WILL CONTINUE TO THE EASTERN GREAT LAKES
WEDNESDAY MORNING AND TO NEW ENGLAND WEDNESDAY NIGHT.
MEANWHILE...LOW PRESSURE OF 29.9 INCHES OVER THE WESTERN HIGH
PLAINS WILL MOVE TO THE SOUTHERN TIP OF LAKE MICHIGAN WEDNESDAY
EVENING. THE LOW WILL CONTINUE TO THE EASTERN GREAT LAKES ON
THURSDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.3 INCHES BUILDS ACROSS THE CENTRAL
GREAT LAKES. THIS HIGH WILL QUICKLY DEPART EAST FRIDAY AS ANOTHER
LOW OF 29.6 INCHES TRACKS TOWARD NORTHERN LAKE SUPERIOR FRIDAY
NIGHT INTO SATURDAY. HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.2 INCHES WILL TRANSIT THE
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