Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies.
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Last Update: 302 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

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Eureka, CA Local Forecast Office

2NM W Crescent City CA

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

Synopsis: A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OFF THE SOUTHWESTERN CANADIAN COAST AND A SERIES OF COLD FRONTS LATER THIS WEEK WILL INCREASE THE PRESSURE GRADIENT AND THE WINDS AND SEAS ACROSS THE WATERS. ELEVATED SEAS WILL PERSIST THROUGH THIS WEEKEND.

Tonight
S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt... Rising to 20 to 30 kt with gusts to around 45 kt. Waves W 5 ft at 9 seconds...and W 12 ft at 14 seconds. Rain.
Wed
S winds 30 to 35 kt...easing to 20 to 30 kt. Gusts up to 45 kt...easing to 40 kt. Waves W 15 ft at 13 seconds. Rain.
Wed Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves W 13 ft at 12 seconds. Widespread showers.
Thu
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves W 14 ft at 15 seconds.
Thu Night
S winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves W 16 ft at 16 seconds.
Fri
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves W 25 ft at 19 seconds.
Sat
S winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves W 23 ft at 18 seconds.
Sun
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves W 13 ft at 12 seconds.
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Last Update: 302 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017
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