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: Coastal Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes California out to 10 nm (PZZ540)|
Issued by: National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area/Monterey, CA
Last Update: 240 PM PDT Fri Oct 22 2021
Tonight: W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 12 to 14 ft at 15 seconds. Patchy fog. A slight chance of rain after midnight.
Sat: SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 9 to 11 ft at 14 seconds. Rain.
Sat Night: SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 8 to 10 ft at 13 seconds. Rain.
Sun: S winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Wind waves 7 to 8 ft. W swell 8 to 10 ft at 13 seconds. Rain.
Sun Night: SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves 8 to 9 ft. W swell 15 to 17 ft at 17 seconds. Rain and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Mon: W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 19 to 21 ft at 17 seconds. Rain likely.
Mon Night: SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 16 to 18 ft at 17 seconds. A chance of rain.
Tue: S winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 13 to 15 ft. Rain.
Wed: NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 8 to 10 ft. winds and wind waves higher in and near thunderstorms.
|Zone Forecast: Coastal Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes California out to 10 nm (PZZ540)|
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