Strong Cold Front Pushing Through the East; Frigid Air Returns To Upper Midwest

A strong cold front will push through the East to produce a number of hazards: heavy to excessive rainfall especially from D.C. to Boston, strong to severe storms in Florida, some snow in New England and gusty winds. Meanwhile, a clipper cold front will sweep through the Midwest and plunge through the Plains to deliver a fresh arctic air mass with frigid temperatures and bitterly cold wind chills.
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Last Update: 253 PM PST Wed Jan 23 2019

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9NM SW Newport OR

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...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
Synopsis: High pressure over the NE Pacific will build into OR and WA, remaining through the weekend. Thermal low pressure is expected to build north along the coast from CA, resulting in increasing N winds by the weekend.

Tonight
NW wind 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the evening, then becoming SE after midnight. Wind waves NW 2 ft at 4 seconds, shifting to the E 1 ft at 4 seconds. W swell 11 ft at 13 seconds. Rain likely before dark.
Thu
NE wind 5 to 10 kt. Gusts to 15 kt late in the afternoon. Wind waves NE 2 ft at 4 seconds. W swell 7 ft at 13 seconds.
Thu Night
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves N 3 ft at 4 seconds. W swell 7 ft at 12 seconds. Secondary swell W 5 ft at 16 seconds.
Fri
NE wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves NE 4 ft at 5 seconds. W swell 8 ft at 15 seconds.
Fri Night
N wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves N 3 ft at 5 seconds. W swell 8 ft at 14 seconds.
Sat
NE wind 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. W swell 7 ft.
Sat Night
N wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. W swell 8 ft.
Sun
N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. W swell 8 ft.
Mon
NE wind 20 to 25 kt. Combined seas 9 ft.
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Last Update: 253 PM PST Wed Jan 23 2019
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