Severe Weather and Heavy Rainfall Potential for the East; Active Weather Continues for the West

Strong Pacific storm will continue to bring heavy precipitation and strong winds across the western U.S. today. Across the east, the chance for strong to severe thunderstorms later today as low pressure tracks eastward. This system could redevelop into a coastal storm for the mid-Atlantic and Northeast corridors into Tuesday.
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Last Update: 310 PM EDT Mon Oct 25 2021

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11NM WNW Captiva FL

Marine Zone Forecast

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Synopsis: Area of low pressure and ample moisture over the area continues to support showers and a thunderstorm or two going into this evening. Southwest winds prevail with some breezy and choppy conditions possible. This system pulls away going by early Tuesday, bringing drier conditions through Wednesday. Then, a strong cold front will move east through the waters Thursday, bringing chances of showers and thunderstorms along and ahead of the front and higher winds and seas behind the system. Small Craft Advisory level winds and seas are forecast to develop by early Thursday morning and will hold through at least the end of the week.

Rest Of Today
West winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Tonight
West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. A chance of thunderstorms early in the evening. A chance of showers toward morning.
Tuesday
Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop.
Tuesday Night
Northwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a light chop.
Wednesday
West winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters smooth.
Wednesday Night
Southwest winds around 5 knots then becoming south 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of thunderstorms. A chance of showers after midnight.
Thursday
Southwest winds around 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas to 9 feet. Bay and inland waters choppy. Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
West winds around 20 knots. Seas 9 to 11 feet with occasional seas to 13 feet. Bay and inland waters choppy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of showers after midnight.
Friday
West winds around 20 knots. Seas 10 to 14 feet with occasional seas to 15 feet. Bay and inland waters choppy. A slight chance of showers.
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Last Update: 310 PM EDT Mon Oct 25 2021
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