Unsettled in the South; Pacific Storm on the West Coast

Showers and a few strong to severe thunderstorms associated with a system in southeastern Texas. A strong and cold Pacific storm will produce heavy rain and heavy mountain snow, and strong, gusty winds for parts of the West coast. Gusty winds ahead of this system may produce critical fire weather threats in the North and Central Plains this weekend. Lake effect snows persist in the Northeast.
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Last Update: 353 PM AKST Fri Mar 5 2021

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48NM S Gore Point AK

Marine Zone Forecast

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

Synopsis: A 985 mb low 165 nm South of Kodiak City exits the Southern Gulf Fri night. Its front dissipates over the Central Gulf for Sat morning. A 993 mb low 120 nm West of Sitka moves to 80 nm West of Yakutat at 1006 mb Sat night then dissipates into a trough that stretches across the Northern Gulf through Sun afternoon.

Tonight
NW wind 20 kt increasing to 40 kt in the evening. Seas 11 ft.
Sat
NW wind 40 kt. Seas 12 ft.
Sat Night
NW wind 35 kt. Seas 11 ft.
Sun
NW wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
Sun Night
W wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
Mon
S wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
Tue
W wind 35 kt. Seas 14 ft.
Wed
NW wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft.
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Last Update: 353 PM AKST Fri Mar 5 2021
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