Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast.
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Last Update: 1110 AM AKST Wed Jan 16 2019

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Synopsis: High pressure over NW Canada and general low pressure over the gulf will persist through Friday.

Rest Of Today
E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Patchy fog.
Tonight
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Thu
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft in the morning then 2 ft or less.
Thu Night
N wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
Fri
SE wind 15 kt. Seas building to 6 ft.
Sat
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
Sun
SE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
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Last Update: 1110 AM AKST Wed Jan 16 2019
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