Turning Stormy in the Northwest

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: 451 AM AKDT Wed Oct 18 2017

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Fairbanks, AK Local Forecast Office

12NM WSW Savoonga AK

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM EARLY THIS AFTERNOON

Synopsis: A 990 mb low 40 NM north of Nuiqsut will move to near Barrow as a 993 mb low by 4pm Thu, and to the Seward Peninsula as a 990 mb low by 4pm Fri. A second low developing 300 nm north of Barrow as a 999 mb low by 4pm Wed will move to near Point Lay as a 994 mb low by 4pm Thu, and then merge with the first low Thu night.

Today
NW winds 20 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow showers.
Tonight
NW winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Snow showers. Freezing spray.
Thu
NW winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Snow showers. Freezing spray.
Thu Night
N winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Snow showers and rain showers.
Fri
NW winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Snow showers and rain showers.
Fri Night
N winds 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Freezing spray.
Sat
NE winds 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.
Sun
N winds 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
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Last Update: 451 AM AKDT Wed Oct 18 2017
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