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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 307 PM AKDT Tue Oct 17 2017

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Anchorage, AK Local Forecast Office

47NM NW Atka AK

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

Synopsis: A 974 mb low 170 nm southeast of Chignik moves into the Gulf tomorrow as high pressure moves over the central Aleutians. A 985 mb low 495 nm northwest of Shemya Wed night will move to 160 nm south of Shemya at 986 mb Thu night.

Tonight
W wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
Wed
W wind 25 kt decreasing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 8 ft.
Wed Night
Variable wind 10 kt becoming SE 25 kt after midnight. Seas 6 ft.
Thu
E wind 35 kt. Seas 9 ft.
Thu Night
NE wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.
Fri
NW wind 25 kt. Seas 12 ft.
Sat Through Sun
NW wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.
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Last Update: 307 PM AKDT Tue Oct 17 2017
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