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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Last Update: 316 PM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

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Eureka, CA Local Forecast Office

42NM WNW Eureka CA

Marine Zone Forecast

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM THIS EVENING...

Synopsis: Large northwesterly swell with long periods will begin to subside this evening. A warm front will produce brisk southerly winds and steep short period waves north of Cape Mendocino on Saturday. Winds will become northerly and increase early next week.

Tonight
SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming S 15 to 25 kt with occasional gusts to 35 kt. Waves S 2 ft at 5 seconds...and NW 18 ft at 15 seconds. A slight chance of showers, then a chance of rain.
Sat
S winds 20 to 25 kt with occasional gusts to 35 kt. waves S 7 ft at 7 seconds...and W 14 ft at 13 seconds. A chance of rain.
Sat Night
S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Waves S 7 ft at 7 seconds...and W 12 ft at 13 seconds. A slight chance of rain.
Sun
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves S 3 ft at 6 seconds...and W 11 ft at 12 seconds.
Sun Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves W 11 ft at 14 seconds.
Mon
N winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves N 9 ft at 9 seconds...and W 14 ft at 14 seconds.
Tue
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves N 8 ft at 9 seconds...and W 8 ft at 15 seconds.
Wed
N winds 25 to 30 kt. Waves N 12 ft at 11 seconds.
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Last Update: 316 PM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017
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