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.

Coastal Waters Forecast for Port Wing to Sand Island WI (LSZ146) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Port Wing to Sand Island WI (LSZ146)
Issued by: National Weather Service Duluth, MN
Last Update: 419 PM CDT Fri Oct 22 2021

Tonight: North wind 5 to 10 knots. Slight chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Saturday: Northwest wind 5 to 10 knots becoming west late in the afternoon. Slight chance of rain showers in the morning. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Saturday Night: West wind 5 knots becoming northeast early in the morning. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Sunday: Northeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Gusts up to 20 knots increasing to 25 knots late in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet in the afternoon.

Zone Forecast: Port Wing to Sand Island WI (LSZ146)

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