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: 650 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

4NM ENE Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel 1st Island VA

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Synopsis: A WARM FRONT LIFTS WELL NORTH OF THE AREA TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS LATE TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE REGION WEDNESDAY NIGHT...AND THEN RESIDES OVER THE WATERS THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO NEAR THE FAR SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA COAST FRIDAY INTO FRIDAY NIGHT...AND THEN MOVE WELL OFFSHORE FOR SATURDAY.

Tonight
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft. Scattered showers early in the evening...then showers likely in the late evening and overnight. Areas of fog in the late evening and overnight.
Wed
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft. A chance of showers early in the morning...then a slight chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon.
Wed Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Thu
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Thu Night
E winds 5 kt...becoming S in the late evening and overnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Fri
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Rain likely.
Fri Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves 2 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.
Sat
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft.
Sat Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft.
Sun
E winds 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
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Last Update: 650 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017
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