Heavy Rain and Mountain Snow This Week Northwest To Rockies; Heavy Rain May Bring Flooding to Portions of the East Late Week

At least two storm systems will batter the Pacific Northwest into the northern Rockies this week with heavy rain and mountain snow. The first system may bring as much as two feet of snow to the northern Cascades through Wednesday. This first system will then move over the central US by late week and bring heavy to excessive rain to portions of the south and east Thursday into this weekend.
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Last Update: 214 AM PST Tue Dec 11 2018

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Synopsis: PZZ600-111730- 214 AM PST Tue Dec 11 2018 .Synopsis for the southern California coast and Santa Barbara Channel including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary and National Park...at 10Z...or 2 AM PST, a 1030 mb surface high was located over Nevada, while a 1016 mb trough was near the Channel Islands. Strengthening northwest flow is expected over the coastal waters with building seas. Hazardous seas are likely through much of the week across the outer coastal waters. $$

Today
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 4 ft at 11 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Tonight
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Wed
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Wed Night
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 8 seconds.
Thu
From point mugu to santa monica, NE winds 15 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt. Elsewhere, NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 2 ft at 10 seconds.
Thu Night
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 16 seconds.
Fri
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft.
Sat
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft.
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Last Update: 214 AM PST Tue Dec 11 2018
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