Heavy Precipitation and Strong Winds in the West; Locally Severe Weather in the East and Central Plains
Several atmospheric river events will bring widespread moderate to heavy precipitation and strong winds to much of the Pacific Northwest and California through early next week. A few storms might produce locally strong to damaging wind gusts over a portion of eastern North Carolina and Central Plains later today. More thunderstorms are forecast in the middle Mississippi Valley region on Sunday.
|NWS Forecast for: Niagara River to Hamlin Beach NY beyond 5NM off shoreline to US-Canadian border (LOZ062)|
Issued by: National Weather Service Buffalo, NY
Last Update: 429 PM EDT Fri Oct 22 2021
Tonight: Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Saturday: North winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A chance of waterspouts from late morning on. A chance of showers from late morning on. Waves 1 foot or less.
Saturday Night: Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance of waterspouts. A chance of showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
Sunday: West winds around 10 knots becoming light and variable. Waves 2 feet or less.
Sunday Night: East winds 5 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 25 knots. A chance of rain in the evening, then periods of rain overnight. Waves 2 feet or less building to 4 to 6 feet.
Monday: East winds to 30 knots becoming north 15 to 25 knots. Periods of rain. Waves 5 to 9 feet subsiding to 4 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
Tuesday: North winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
Wednesday: North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east 15 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
|Zone Forecast: Niagara River to Hamlin Beach NY beyond 5NM off shoreline to US-Canadian border (LOZ062)|
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