Cold and Snow Pushing into South-Central U.S.; Fire Weather Concerns Persist in Northern California

An Arctic front will bring a wide swath of much below normal temperatures, snow, and chilly wind chills from the Rockies to the Mississippi Valley. Another cold front will bring more snow from the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to the Northeast. Cold Arctic air in the Great Basin will continue to produce gusty winds and Critical Fire Weather threats to northern California.
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Last Update: 203 AM PST Sat Nov 17 2018

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32NM SSW Long Beach CA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: PZZ600-171745- 203 AM PST Sat Nov 17 2018 .Synopsis for the southern California coast and Santa Barbara Channel including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary and National Park...at 10Z...or 2 AM PST, a 1017 MB high 200 NM west of Point Conception was producing weak onshore flow across the waters. $$

Today
S winds 5 to 10 kt in the morning, becoming S to SW in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. S swell 3 ft at 14 seconds. patchy dense fog with vsby 1 nm or less in the morning.
Tonight
SW winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. S swell 3 ft at 13 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Sun
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. S swell 2 ft at 13 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Sun Night
W winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 ft at 13 seconds and S 2 ft at 13 seconds.
Mon
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming SE 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. S swell 2 ft at 16 seconds.
Mon Night
W winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. S swell 2 ft at 16 seconds.
Tue
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. S swell 2 ft.
Wed
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. S swell 2 ft. Slight chance of rain.
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Last Update: 203 AM PST Sat Nov 17 2018
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