A Powerful Storm System To Impact the Southern Plains through the Gulf Coast

A vigorous storm system will develop over the southern Plains today, bringing strong winds and fire weather concerns from southeast New Mexico to south Texas, as well as a risk of severe storms and heavy rainfall from the ArkLaTex to the central Gulf Coast. The severe storm and heavy rainfall threat will spread across the Southeast on Friday.
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Last Update: 200 AM PST Thu Dec 13 2018

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17NM W Hoquiam WA

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...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...
Synopsis: PZZ100-131900- 200 AM PST Thu Dec 13 2018 .Synopsis for the northern and central Washington coastal and inland waters...Strong frontal systems move across the area today, Friday, and next week. Small craft and gale force winds are likely at times through the week ahead. $$

Today
S wind 25 to 35 kt. Combined seas 17 to 20 ft with a dominant period of 15 seconds. Rain.
Tonight
S wind 25 to 35 kt. Combined seas 17 to 20 ft with a dominant period of 16 seconds. Rain.
Fri
S wind 30 to 40 kt. Combined seas 17 to 20 ft with a dominant period of 15 seconds building to 21 to 24 ft with a dominant period of 12 seconds in the afternoon. Rain.
Fri Night
W wind 20 to 30 kt becoming SW 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 1 to 3 ft after midnight. W swell 24 ft at 13 seconds subsiding to 19 ft at 12 seconds after midnight.
Sat
S wind 15 to 25 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 12 ft at 11 seconds.
Sat Night
SE wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. SW swell 11 ft at 10 seconds.
Sun
SE wind 25 to 35 kt becoming S 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas 16 to 19 ft building to 23 to 25 ft.
Mon
S wind 15 to 25 kt rising to 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft building to 3 to 5 ft. W swell 21 ft.
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Last Update: 200 AM PST Thu Dec 13 2018
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