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: 342 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

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Melbourne, FL Local Forecast Office

37NM ENE St. Lucie Inlet FL

Marine Zone Forecast

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

Synopsis: A high pressure ridge will remain centered north of Florida into this weekend. This will maintain breezy northeast to east winds and hazardous conditions for small craft operation. A cold front will move across central Florida late Tuesday, with increasing coverage of showers and a few storms expected Sunday and Monday. .GULF STREAM HAZARDS...Northeast winds up to 20 knots with seas of 7 to 8 feet.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream based on the Real Time Ocean Forecast System as of Thursday October 19th.

40 nautical miles east of Ponce Inlet. 29 nautical miles east of Port Canaveral. 24 nautical miles east of Sebastian Inlet. 16 nautical miles east of Fort Pierce Inlet. 9 nautical miles east of Saint Lucie Inlet.

Tonight
East winds 20 knots. Seas 6 to 7 feet with a dominant period 7 seconds. Slight chance of showers.
Saturday
East winds 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with a dominant period 7 seconds. Slight chance of showers.
Saturday Night
East winds 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet. Chance of showers.
Sunday
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Chance of showers.
Sunday Night
Southeast winds 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet. Chance of showers.
Monday
Southeast winds 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Monday Night
South winds 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
Tuesday Night
Southwest winds 10 knots becoming west 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Chance of showers.
Wednesday
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Chance of showers.
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Last Update: 342 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017
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