Severe Weather and Heavy Rainfall Potential for the East; Active Weather Continues for the West

Strong Pacific storm will continue to bring heavy precipitation and strong winds across the western U.S. today. Across the east, the chance for strong to severe thunderstorms later today as low pressure tracks eastward. This system could redevelop into a coastal storm for the mid-Atlantic and Northeast corridors into Tuesday.
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Last Update: 202 PM PDT Mon Oct 25 2021

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Marine Zone Forecast

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

Synopsis: Very heavy, long period swell will persist through tonight and gradually subside Tuesday into Wednesday. Very steep and hazardous conditions will continue through then. A quick moving front will bring another round of southerly gales from Gold Beach northward early Tuesday morning. Behind this front, winds will diminish and seas will continue to subside, but will remain steep through at least Thursday morning. Active weather will persist through the remainder of the week, but will be considerably weaker compared to recent events.

Tonight
SW wind 15 to 20 kt...backing to S 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Wind waves 8 to 9 ft...subsiding to 5 to 8 ft. W swell 20 to 23 ft at 15 seconds...subsiding to 18 ft at 15 seconds after midnight. Showers.
Tue
S wind 30 kt...becoming SW 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 8 to 11 ft. W swell 15 to 16 ft at 14 seconds... Subsiding to 13 ft at 14 seconds in the afternoon. Showers.
Tue Night
SW wind 10 to 20 kt...becoming 10 to 15 kt early in the morning. Wind waves 4 to 7 ft. Swell W 10 to 11 ft at 12 seconds. Showers likely.
Wed
SW wind 5 to 10 kt...backing to S 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 10 to 11 ft...building to NW 14 to 15 ft in the afternoon. Chance of showers.
Wed Night
S wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell W 14 to 15 ft. Rain likely.
Thu
S wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Swell W 11 to 14 ft. Slight chance of rain.
Thu Night
S wind 10 to 15 kt...veering to SW 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 3 ft in the evening...becoming 2 ft or less. Swell W 9 to 10 ft. Slight chance of rain.
Fri
N wind 10 kt...rising to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon and evening, then...veering to NE 25 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 5 ft. Swell NW 8 ft...subsiding to NW 6 ft.
Sat
NE wind 15 to 20 kt...easing to 10 kt in the evening, then...veering to SE after midnight. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft... Becoming 2 ft or less. Swell NW 5 to 6 ft.
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Last Update: 202 PM PDT Mon Oct 25 2021
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