Significant Winter Storm to Impact the Western U.S into Tuesday; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the Southern High Plains

A strong winter storm will continue to progress into the Northern Rockies and Great Basin, bringing heavy mountain snow and strong winds through Tuesday. Heavy snow combined with strong winds will produce near-blizzard conditions, with snow rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour. Dry, gusty winds will create widespread critical fire weather conditions in the southern High Plains through Monday.
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Last Update: 832 PM PST Sun Feb 25 2024

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...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON... ...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

Rest Of Tonight
NW wind 20 to 25 kt, easing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves NW 4 ft at 5 seconds. Swell NW 9 ft at 14 seconds. Rain.
Mon
NW wind 20 to 25 kt, easing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves NW 4 ft at 5 seconds. Swell NW 13 ft at 13 seconds. Showers likely and a slight chance of tstms.
Mon Night
NW wind 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt, easing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves NW 3 ft at 5 seconds. Swell NW 13 ft at 12 seconds. Showers likely and a slight chance of tstms.
Tue
W wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt, becoming S 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 35 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 12 ft with a dominant period of 12 seconds. Rain.
Tue Night
S wind 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 35 kt. Combined seas 10 ft with a dominant period of 11 seconds. Rain.
Wed
SW wind 25 to 30 kt with gusts to 40 kt. Combined seas 12 ft with a dominant period of 11 seconds. Rain.
Wed Night
SW wind 25 to 30 kt, easing to 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Gusts to 45 kt, becoming 40 kt early in the morning. Combined seas 15 ft with a dominant period of 11 seconds. Rain.
Thu
SW wind 20 to 25 kt. Gusts to 35 kt, becoming 30 kt. Combined seas 16 ft with a dominant period of 15 seconds.
Fri
S wind 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves S 4 ft at 6 seconds. Swell W 14 ft at 14 seconds.
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Last Update: 832 PM PST Sun Feb 25 2024
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