Severe Storms; Fire Danger; and Strong Pacific Storms

More strong storms on tap for the Pacific Northwest this weekend. Heavy rains could produce flooding and mudslides. Saturday, a cold front moving into the central U.S. will bring potential for severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes; and localized flooding potential. Dry winds in southwestern California will keep fire weather threats high.

Coastal Waters Forecast for Southern Chatham Strait (PKZ033) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Southern Chatham Strait (PKZ033)
Issued by: National Weather Service Juneau, AK
Last Update: 1237 PM AKDT Sat Oct 21 2017

Today: E wind 30 kt. Gusts to 50 kt near ocean entrances. Seas 6 ft, except 9 ft near ocean entrances. Rain.

Tonight: SE wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt in the evening. Seas 4 ft, except 8 ft near ocean entrances. Rain.

Sun: E wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft. Near ocean entrances, seas 10 ft building to 14 ft in the afternoon. Rain showers in the morning.

Sun Night: SW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 13 ft near ocean entrances.

Mon: S wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Tue: S wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Wed: SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Zone Forecast: Southern Chatham Strait (PKZ033)

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