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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Last Update: 442 AM AKDT Tue Oct 17 2017

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Fairbanks, AK Local Forecast Office

23NM SSE Kotzebue AK

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: A 998 mb low 300 NM north of Barrow will move to 60 NM north of Barrow as a 992 mb low by 4pm Tue, to Atqasuk as a 993 mb low by 4am Wed, then quasi stationary through 4pm Wed as a 999 mb low, and moving to near Kotzebue as a 996 mb low by 4pm Thu.

Today
NW winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
Tonight
NW winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
Wed
N winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
Wed Night
N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
Thu
W winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. Freezing spray.
Thu Night
E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
Fri
E winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
Sat
E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
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Last Update: 442 AM AKDT Tue Oct 17 2017
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