Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.
The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.
Last Update: 12:35 pm EST Jan 17, 2019
Forecast Valid: 2pm EST Jan 17, 2019-6pm EST Jan 23, 2019
- This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
- The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.