Stormy Weather in the Northwest; Fire Weather Threat Redeveloping in Southern California this Weekend

An active fall storm pattern in the Pacific Northwest is bringing heavy rain and high elevation snow to the region which will persist through this weekend. Strong winds associated with this system will bring a renewed period of critical fire weather to southern California later this weekend into next week.
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Last Update: 727 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

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Charleston, SC Local Forecast Office

5NM ESE Rattlesnake Shoal MR

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: AMZ300-211430- 727 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017 .Synopsis for the coastal waters of south coastal South Carolina and north coastal Georgia... Strong high pressure will continue over the area tonight, then will shift offshore this weekend. A cold front will likely move through Monday night into Tuesday before a secondary cold front moves through Tuesday night ushering in much cooler and drier weather through late next week. $$

Tonight
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Sat
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
Sat Night
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Sun
E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A slight chance of showers.
Sun Night
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A slight chance of showers.
Mon
E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
Mon Night
SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft, building to 5 to 7 ft after midnight. Showers likely with a chance of tstms.
Tue
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
Tue Night
W winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A slight chance of showers.
Wed
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Wed Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. mariners are reminded that winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

Mariners are reminded that winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 727 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017
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