Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend.
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Coastal Waters extending out to 25 nm South of Marthas Vineyard and Nantucket (ANZ255) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Coastal Waters extending out to 25 nm South of Marthas Vineyard and Nantucket (ANZ255)
Issued by: National Weather Service Norton, MA
Last Update: 402 AM EST Sat Mar 2 2024




Today: SE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt this afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A slight chance of showers this morning, then showers this afternoon with vsby 1 nm or less.

Tonight: SE winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft, building to 6 to 9 ft after midnight. Showers. Vsby 1 nm or less, increasing to 1 to 3 nm after midnight.

Sun: SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

Sun Night: N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

Mon: NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Mon Night: E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.

Tue: SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of rain.

Tue Night: SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of rain.

Wed: SE winds around 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of rain.

Wed Night: E winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain likely. seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height.



Zone Forecast: Coastal Waters extending out to 25 nm South of Marthas Vineyard and Nantucket (ANZ255)

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