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: 158 PM AKDT Tue Oct 17 2017

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Fairbanks, AK Local Forecast Office

26NM N Kaktovik AK

Marine Zone Forecast

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY

Synopsis: A 992 mb low 60 NM north of Barrow will move 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.

Tonight
E winds 25 kt. Seas building to 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
Wed
NE winds 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
Wed Night
E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
Thu
NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
Thu Night
NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
Fri
W winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
Fri Night
E winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
Sat
E winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Sun
E winds 30 kt. Seas 5 ft.
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Last Update: 158 PM AKDT Tue Oct 17 2017
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