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: 648 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

7NM ENE Thimble Shoals VA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: ANZ600-210615- 648 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017 .Synopsis for Fenwick Island DE to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nautical miles Including Virginia Portion of the Chesapeake Bay Currituck Sound and Portions of the James, York, and Rappahannock rivers... High pressure remains over the Mid Atlantic region through Saturday, and gradually slides off the coast on Sunday. A cold front will approach from the west on Monday, and push through the waters Tuesday and Tuesday night. High pressure will slowly build into the area from the southwest Wednesday and Thursday. $$

Tonight
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Sat
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
Sat Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
Sun
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Sun Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Mon
S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SE 10 to 15 kt late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Mon Night
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft... Building to 2 to 3 ft late. A chance of showers.
Tue
S winds 15 to 20 kt...increasing to 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely.
Tue Night
SW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Waves 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 ft after midnight. Showers likely, mainly in the evening.
Wed
NW winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers in the morning.
Wed Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
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Last Update: 648 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017
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