Extreme Fire Weather Threat for Southern California; Heavy Rain for Texas

Extremely critical fire weather threats are in effect for southern California. Unseasonably warm temperatures, very dry fuels and low humidity are contributing to the threats, but the main concern is very strong Santa Ana winds. These winds bring the potential for rapid fire growth and extreme fire behavior. In Texas, steady heavy to excessive rain will keep a flood threat intact through Tuesday.
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Gloucester Point VA

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Tonight

    Showers Likely

    SW 13kt
    1ft
  • Tuesday

    Showers Likely

    N 13ktWinds Decreasing
    1ft
  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers

    Winds IncreasingWSW 6kt
    1ft
  • Wednesday

    Chance Showers

    WNW 13kt
    1ft
  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    NNW 14kt
    1ft
  • Thursday

    Sunny

    NNW 12kt
    1ft
  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    NNW 7ktWinds Decreasing
    1ft
  • Friday

    Sunny

    Winds IncreasingSSW 8kt
    1ft
  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Rain

    SW 10kt
    1ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 10:11 am EDT Oct 15, 2018
Forecast Valid: 6pm EDT Oct 15, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 22, 2018

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: ANZ600-160815- 334 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018 .Synopsis for Fenwick Island DE to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nautical miles Including Virginia Portion of the Chesapeake Bay Currituck Sound and Portions of the James, York, and Rappahannock rivers... A cold front will approach the area this afternoon and move through the region tonight. A reinforcing cold front should move through the region on Wednesday before high pressure builds over the area for the end of the week. $$

Tonight
SW wind 10 to 13 kt. Showers likely, mainly after 3am. Seas around 1 ft.
Tuesday
N wind 10 to 13 kt decreasing to 6 to 9 kt in the afternoon. Showers likely, mainly before 9am. Seas around 1 ft.
Tuesday Night
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming WSW around 6 kt after midnight. A chance of showers after 9pm. Seas around 1 ft.
Wednesday
WNW wind 8 to 13 kt. A chance of showers, mainly before 9am. Seas around 1 ft.
Wednesday Night
NNW wind 10 to 14 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday
NNW wind 10 to 12 kt. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday Night
NNW wind 5 to 7 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SSW 5 to 8 kt in the morning. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday Night
SW wind 8 to 10 kt. A chance of rain. Seas around 1 ft.

*Notices:

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
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Point Forecast: 37.24°N 76.51°W
Last Update: 10:11 am EDT Oct 15, 2018
Forecast Valid: 6pm EDT Oct 15, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 22, 2018
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