A Storm Expected To Impact The Central U.S.

A storm system will emerge from the Rockies and impact the Central U.S. through midweek. A swath of heavy snow is expected from the Central Rockies to the Upper Mississippi Valley and Great Lakes. Locally heavy rain with a marginal chance for excessive rainfall will be possible from the Lower Mississippi Valley to the South. The system will then shift into the East to produce a number of hazards.
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Last Update: 215 AM PST Tue Jan 22 2019

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24NM NW Forks WA

Marine Zone Forecast

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

Synopsis: PZZ100-221915- 215 AM PST Tue Jan 22 2019 .Synopsis for the northern and central Washington coastal and inland waters...A frontal system will move inland this afternoon and will be followed by a weakening low that will move through the northern waters tonight. Weak high pressure will move over the area on Thursday and remain over the area through Saturday. $$

Today
SE wind 25 to 35 kt. Combined seas 9 to 12 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds. Rain.
Tonight
SW wind 20 to 30 kt becoming W 15 to 25 kt after midnight. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft subsiding to 3 to 5 ft after midnight. W swell 10 ft at 10 seconds building to 12 ft at 10 seconds after midnight. Rain in the evening then rain likely after midnight.
Wed
NW wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 11 ft at 14 seconds. A chance of rain in the morning then a slight chance of rain in the afternoon.
Wed Night
W wind to 10 kt becoming SE 5 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 10 ft at 13 seconds.
Thu
SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 8 ft at 13 seconds.
Thu Night
S wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 7 ft at 15 seconds.
Fri
SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 8 ft.
Sat
E wind to 10 kt becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 7 ft.
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Last Update: 215 AM PST Tue Jan 22 2019
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