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.

Last Update: 936 AM EST Tue Dec 11 2018

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14NM ENE Lewisetta VA

Marine Zone Forecast

Synopsis: A ridge of high pressure will gradually build in from the southwest and persist through Thursday. A large area of low pressure will approach the waters late Friday into Saturday. Small Craft Advisory conditions will be possible Friday afternoon and likely Friday night into Saturday.

Rest Of Today
NW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft.
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt... Becoming N 5 kt late. Waves 2 ft.
Wed Night
SE winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
SE winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
Thu Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 3 ft. A chance of rain in the afternoon. Rain likely through the night.
S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W. Waves 3 ft... Subsiding to 2 ft. A chance of showers through the day.
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Last Update: 936 AM EST Tue Dec 11 2018
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