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: 716 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

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Taunton, MA Local Forecast Office

14NM N Hyannis MA

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT FRIDAY...

Synopsis: ANZ200-201200- 716 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... A dry cold front will move across the waters late tonight. Strong high pressure over the Appalachians Friday will move east across the southern New England coastal waters this weekend. A cold front approaches from the west late Tuesday. For information on possible hazardous weather beyond the 24-36 hour forecast period, please visit www.weather.gov/boston and follow the Current Hazards link above the map on the left. $$

Tonight
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Fri
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Fri Night
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Seas around 2 ft.
Sat
W winds around 5 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less.
Sat Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
Sun
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
Sun Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
Mon
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Mon Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Tue
S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Tue Night
S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height.
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Last Update: 716 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017
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