Wet Pattern Continues From the Northwest To Rockies; Major Storm System To Develop On Thursday Across Southern Plains

A vigorous system will slide from the Northwest to the Rockies on Wednesday to keep intact the wet pattern across the extended region. Heavy to excessive rain, intense mountain snow and high winds are possible before the next system arrives on Friday. The same system will evolve into a major storm on Thursday across the southern Plains for a widespread rain event for the South and East.
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Last Update: 902 AM PST Wed Dec 12 2018

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Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: PZZ600-122330- 902 AM PST Wed Dec 12 2018 .Synopsis for the southern California coast and Santa Barbara Channel including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary and National Park...at 16Z...or 8 AM PST, a 1031 MB surface high was located in NE CA, with a 1018 MB low near Los Angeles. Hazardous seas are possible Thursday through Saturday night across the outer coastal waters. $$

Today
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 4 ft at 12 seconds.
Tonight
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 14 seconds.
Thu
From point mugu to santa monica, NE winds 15 to 20 kt becoming 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Elsewhere, NE winds 10 to 15 kt becoming N 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 16 seconds.
Thu Night
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 16 seconds.
Fri
E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 15 seconds.
Fri Night
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 16 seconds.
Sat
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft.
Sun
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft. Slight chance of rain.
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Last Update: 902 AM PST Wed Dec 12 2018
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