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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 229 PM AKST Fri Mar 1 2024

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Juneau, AK Local Forecast Office

11NM SSE Taku Harbor AK

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

Synopsis: Strong outflow conditions will produce gale force winds of 35 kts or more over several of the northern inner channels and along the Northeast Gulf Coast from Cape Spencer northward.

Tonight
N wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Freezing spray.
Sat
N wind 30 kt, except NE 20 kt near young bay. Seas 8 ft. Freezing spray.
Sat Night
N wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft subsiding to 7 ft late. Freezing spray.
Sun
N wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
Sun Night
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
Mon
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Tue
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
Wed
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
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Last Update: 229 PM AKST Fri Mar 1 2024
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