Winter Storm Impacting the Rockies and Great Basin

Widespread precipitation is expected from the central Rockies back into the Southwest, with heavy snow accumulations possible, especially across the mountains of southwest Wyoming, Utah and eastern Nevada. The front will push further east on Saturday, with precipitation, including heavy mountain snows, shifting further east across the central and southern Rockies.
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Last Update: 225 PM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

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39NM W Big Sur CA

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

Synopsis: PZZ500-200615- 225 PM PST Fri Jan 19 2018 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... Swells are slowly beginning to decrease across the coastal waters and will continue to do so over the weekend. However, moderate swells and increasing winds will still create hazardous conditions. Scattered showers continue to move over the waters. No lightning has been observed thus far over the forecast area, but a slight chance of thunderstorms still exists through this afternoon. Some cells may contain small hail. Winds will turn southerly and increase on Sunday morning ahead of the next system. $$

Tonight
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell 13 to 15 ft at 15 seconds. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then slight chance of rain after midnight.
Sat
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 12 to 13 ft at 14 seconds.
Sat Night
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 11 to 12 ft at 13 seconds.
Sun
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 8 to 10 ft at 13 seconds. Slight chance of rain.
Sun Night
SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 9 to 11 ft at 17 seconds. Chance of rain.
Mon
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 10 to 13 ft. Chance of rain.
Tue
W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 7 to 9 ft. Slight chance of rain, then chance of rain.
Wed
W winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft...shifting to the W 6 to 8 ft. Slight chance of rain, then chance of showers.
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Last Update: 225 PM PST Fri Jan 19 2018
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