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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 411 PM CDT Thu Oct 19 2017

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48NM SE Pilottown LA

Marine Zone Forecast


...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...
Synopsis: Ridge of high pressure will remain anchored over the southeast into the weekend. A cold front will approach the coastal waters Sunday night into Monday.

Tonight
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
Friday
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Southeast winds near 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Saturday
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Sunday
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight.
Monday
West winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the morning, then chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet. Slight chance of showers.
Tuesday
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet.
Tuesday Night
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet with occasional seas to 9 feet after midnight.
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Last Update: 411 PM CDT Thu Oct 19 2017
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