Cool and Dry in the East; Turning Stormy in the Northwest

Much cooler temperatures behind a cold front will bring a feeling of fall to the East Coast today. In addition, an active fall storm pattern developing in the Pacific Northwest this week will bring areas of heavy rain and high elevation snow. Northern California will benefit from rainfall this week that will aid firefighters given the recent large wildfires.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 337 PM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

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53NM SSW Pilottown LA

Marine Zone Forecast


...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
Synopsis: Ridge of high pressure will maintain an east to southeast flow across the coastal waters into the weekend. A cold front will approach the coastal waters Sunday night.

Tonight
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds.
Wednesday
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.
Wednesday Night
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.
Thursday
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.
Thursday Night
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Friday
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Saturday
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Sunday
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Northeast winds near 5 knots becoming southwest in the late evening and early morning, then becoming northwest after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
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Last Update: 337 PM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017
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