Heavy Mountain Snow across Portions of the Rockies and Intermountain West; Mainly Tranquil Weather for the East

A storm will move across the Intermountain West and Rockies through Tuesday. Heavy snow is forecast for the higher terrain with rain for lower elevations. Meanwhile, large area of high pressure for the East will keep the weather tranquil with moderating temperatures. Later this week, a more significant storm is possible for the West, especially for northern California.
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Last Update: 332 PM CDT Mon Oct 18 2021

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15NM E New Orleans LA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: High pressure over the area will shift east of the area. This surface ridge will settle in over the western Atlantic.

Tonight
East winds near 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Tuesday
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Tuesday Night
East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast after midnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers through the night. Chance of thunderstorms in the late evening.
Wednesday
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers likely early in the morning. Chance of thunderstorms through the day. Chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Thursday
Southeast winds near 5 knots. Waves less than 1 foot. Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers likely in the morning. Chance of thunderstorms through the day. Chance of showers in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
South winds near 5 knots becoming southwest after midnight, then becoming northwest after midnight. Waves less than 1 foot. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Friday
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Friday Night
East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast after midnight. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Saturday
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Saturday Night
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds.
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Last Update: 332 PM CDT Mon Oct 18 2021
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