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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Coastal Waters Forecast for Winthrop Harbor to Wilmette Harbor IL (LMZ740) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Winthrop Harbor to Wilmette Harbor IL (LMZ740)
Issued by: National Weather Service Chicago, IL
Last Update: 934 PM CDT Thu Oct 19 2017


Rest Of Tonight: South winds 5 to 10 kt increasing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Clear. Waves 1 to 3 ft.

Friday: South winds 10 to 15 kt increasing to 10 to 20 kt by early afternoon. Sunny. Waves 1 to 3 ft.

Friday Night: South winds 10 to 20 kt. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 ft.

Saturday: South winds 15 to 25 kt. Partly sunny. Waves 2 to 4 ft building to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon. A small craft advisory will likely be needed.



Zone Forecast: Winthrop Harbor to Wilmette Harbor IL (LMZ740)

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