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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 333 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

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Juneau, AK Local Forecast Office

28NM NW Forester Island AK

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

Synopsis: An elongated area of low pressure over the northeast gulf will move ashore Thursday night. A ridge of high pressure will build over the Panhandle on Friday. Outlook. A strong low will move into the AK gulf Saturday into Sunday.

Tonight
W wind 25 kt diminishing in the evening. Seas 16 ft. W swell.
Fri
SW wind 15 kt. Seas 13 ft. W swell.
Fri Night
S wind 20 kt becoming SE gale to 40 kt late. Gusts to 55 kt late. Seas 10 ft building to 14 ft late. Rain late.
Sat
S gale to 45 kt. Gusts to 60 kt. Seas 14 ft. Rain.
Sat Night
S wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft. Rain.
Sun
SW wind 30 kt diminishing to 20 kt. Seas 19 ft.
Mon
S wind 15 kt becoming SE 25 kt. Seas 15 ft building to 19 ft.
Tue
S wind 25 kt becoming W 15 kt. Seas 22 ft subsiding to 17 ft.
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Last Update: 333 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017
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