Wintry Weather Across the Northern Tier of the U.S.; Fire Weather Concerns in California

Wintry weather is expected from the Northern Plains to Upper Great Lakes with periods of snow and freezing rain. Another system will bring more snow to the Northern Rockies and Northern Plains Wednesday night into Thursday. Meanwhile, fire weather and air quality concerns persist for portions of the Western U.S., including California. Temperatures will run above normal over much of the East.
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Last Update: 301 AM PDT Wed Oct 21 2020

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Eureka, CA Local Forecast Office

37NM NNW Fort Bragg CA

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

Synopsis: Northerly winds and steep, hazardous seas are expected today as strong high pressure builds offshore. Gale force winds will be likely today and Thursday for the outer waters and northern inner waters, with somewhat lesser but still locally hazardous conditions for parts of the southern inner waters.

Today
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to around 40 kt. Waves NW 9 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog.
Tonight
N winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to around 40 kt. Waves NW 13 ft at 10 seconds.
Thu
N winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to around 40 kt. Waves NW 13 ft at 11 seconds.
Thu Night
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves NW 12 ft at 11 seconds.
Fri
N winds 5 to 15 kt. Waves NW 7 ft at 10 seconds.
Sat
N winds 5 to 15 kt. Waves N 7 ft at 7 seconds.
Sun
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves NW 6 ft at 10 seconds.
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Last Update: 301 AM PDT Wed Oct 21 2020
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