Locally Heavy Rain and Snow Across Parts of the West Mid-Week

Heavy lower elevation rains and mountain snows are expected across northern California on Wednesday, as a storm system moves inland off the Pacific. This storm will spread heavy snows into the northern and central Rockies and portions of the High Plains late in the week. As it moves east, additional moderate to heavy rainfall is possible across parts of the already flooded Midwest by Friday.
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Last Update: 213 PM PDT Tue Mar 26 2019

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Synopsis: PZZ600-270415- 213 PM PDT Tue Mar 26 2019 .Synopsis for the southern California coast and Santa Barbara Channel including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary and National Park...at 21Z...or 2 PM PDT...A 1019 MB surface high was about 350 NM southwest of Point Conception, while a 998 MB low was 350 NM west of Eureka. A weak cold front will bring some light rain to the coastal waters tonight into Wed. $$

Tonight
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 13 seconds.
Wed
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming SW 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 13 seconds.
Wed Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 ft at 12 seconds.
Thu
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft dominant period 11 seconds.
Thu Night
W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period 10 seconds.
Fri
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 4 to 5 ft at 8 seconds.
Fri Night
NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
Sat
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Combined seas 3 to 5 ft.
Sun
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 3 ft and S 2 ft.
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Last Update: 213 PM PDT Tue Mar 26 2019
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