Stormy Weather in the Northwest; Fire Weather Threat Redeveloping in Southern California this Weekend

An active fall storm pattern in the Pacific Northwest is bringing heavy rain and high elevation snow to the region which will persist through this weekend. Strong winds associated with this system will bring a renewed period of critical fire weather to southern California later this weekend into next week.
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Last Update: 249 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

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Tampa Bay, FL Local Forecast Office

4NM SSE Saint Pete Beach Reef FL

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH

Synopsis: High pressure over the eastern United States will maintain a tight gradient across the waters until the weekend when the high slides out over the Atlantic. As a result the gradient will relax...allowing winds to diminish and shift from northeasterly to southeasterly by the start of next week. A cold front approaches from the west early next week.

Tonight
Northeast winds around 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Bay and inland waters choppy.
Friday
Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.
Friday Night
East winds around 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters choppy.
Saturday
East winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.
Saturday Night
East winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of thunderstorms.
Sunday
East winds around 15 knots then becoming southeast 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to around 15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Monday
Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Monday Night
South winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Southwest winds around 15 knots then becoming northwest around 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
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Last Update: 249 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017
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