Turning Stormy in the Northwest

An active fall storm pattern developing in the Pacific Northwest this week will bring areas of heavy rain and high elevation snow. Northern California will benefit from rainfall this week that will aid firefighters given the recent large wildfires.
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Last Update: 1041 AM CDT Wed Oct 18 2017

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Houston, TX Local Forecast Office

45NM SSE Matagorda TX

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: Winds will gradually veer to the east and strengthen today and tonight. A long easterly fetch will set up across the Gulf of Mexico Thursday and will continue into the weekend resulting in elevated seas and tides.

Today
East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Tonight
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Thursday
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
Friday
Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Saturday
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Sunday
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
Sunday Night
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
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Last Update: 1041 AM CDT Wed Oct 18 2017
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