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: 508 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

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Fairbanks, AK Local Forecast Office

12NM WSW Savoonga AK

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...

Synopsis: A 980 mb low 180 nm northwest of Barrow will move to near Point lay as a 980 mb low by 4pm Thu, to 60 nm west of Kivalina as a 980 mb low by 4am Fri, to near Nome as a 985 mb low by 4pm Fri then weak slowly.

Today
NW winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Snow showers.
Tonight
N winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing spray.
Fri
N winds 35 kt. Seas 10 ft. Freezing spray.
Fri Night
N winds 35 kt. Seas 12 ft. Freezing spray.
Sat
N winds 35 kt. Seas 13 ft. Freezing spray.
Sat Night
N winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing spray.
Sun
N winds 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
Mon
NW winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
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Last Update: 508 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017
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