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.
Last Update: 5:15 pm EDT Oct 25, 2016
Forecast Valid: 2am EDT Oct 26, 2016-6pm EDT Nov 1, 2016
.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...SEAS WILL BUILD TO 7 TO 9 FEET WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY.
THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM AS OF OCT 20, 2016 AT 1200 UTC...
5 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF FOWEY ROCKS. 8 NAUTICAL MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF PORT EVERGLADES. 7 NAUTICAL MILES NORTHEAST OF LAKE WORTH. 8 NAUTICAL MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF JUPITER INLET.
THIS DATA COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.
- 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.