Potential for Severe Weather and Heavy Rain in the South this Weekend

A low pressure system moving across the southern Gulf States will bring a threat of isolated severe thunderstorms containing hail and damaging winds this weekend. Fire Weather threats remain elevated for portions of western Texas and along the New Mexico border on Saturday. Cooler than normal temperatures continue in the east, while above normal temperatures are forecast for the west coast.
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Last Update: 853 PM PDT Fri Apr 20 2018

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Eureka, CA Local Forecast Office

48NM WNW Fort Bragg CA

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

Synopsis: Northerly winds will continue through the weekend, increasing to gale force across the outer waters by Saturday evening, which will result in large, steep wind waves building. Closer to shore, within 10 nm, some near gale force gusts will be possible around Cape Mendocino and Pt St George. The strong winds and large seas are forecast to persist through Sunday evening.

Tonight
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves N 7 ft at 9 seconds...and NW building to 7 ft at 16 seconds.
Sat
N winds 20 to 30 kt. Gusts up to 40 kt. Waves N 9 ft at 9 seconds...and NW 8 ft at 15 seconds.
Sat Night
N winds 30 kt with gusts to around 40 kt. Waves N 11 ft at 10 seconds...and NW 7 ft at 15 seconds.
Sun
N winds 25 to 30 kt. Waves N 12 ft at 10 seconds...and NW 6 ft at 14 seconds.
Sun Night
NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Waves N 13 ft at 10 seconds.
Mon
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves N 9 ft at 10 seconds...and NW 6 ft at 15 seconds.
Tue
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves N 7 ft at 8 seconds...and W 8 ft at 16 seconds.
Wed
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves N 6 ft at 7 seconds...and W 6 ft at 14 seconds.
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Last Update: 853 PM PDT Fri Apr 20 2018
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