Critical to Extreme Fire Weather Threats Persist in Southern California; Snow Expected in the Northeast

Extremely critical fire weather conditions persist in southern California. Fire weather conditions will remain critical in southern California through Wednesday. Widespread poor air quality due to wildfire smoke is expected across California through the week. Snow will develop over parts of Northern New England, including some lake-effect snow downwind from the Great Lakes.
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Last Update: 232 AM PST Tue Nov 13 2018

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21NM SSW San Francisco CA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: PZZ500-131800- 232 AM PST Tue Nov 13 2018 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... Light southerly winds will continue through Tuesday as a low pressure system passes well north of the region. Northwesterly winds will return Wednesday as high pressure builds back in over the Eastern Pacific. Light mixed swell will continue through mid- week before a northwest swell arrives. $$

Today
E winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. Mixed swell NW 2 ft at 9 seconds and S 3 ft at 16 seconds. Patchy smoke.
Tonight
S winds 5 kt...becoming north after midnight. Mixed swell W 2 ft at 11 seconds and S 3 ft at 16 seconds.
Wed
N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 11 seconds and S 3 ft at 14 seconds.
Wed Night
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 14 seconds and S 3 ft at 14 seconds.
Thu
NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 to 8 ft at 14 seconds.
Fri
NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 6 ft.
Sat
SW winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft. .....san francisco bar/fourfathom bank forecast..... in the deep water channel...combined seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds. across the bar...combined seas 3 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 1.1 knots at 9:01 am tuesday and 2.1 knots at 7:31 pm tuesday.

.....SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST..... IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds. ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 3 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 1.1 knots at 9:01 AM Tuesday and 2.1 knots at 7:31 PM Tuesday.
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Last Update: 232 AM PST Tue Nov 13 2018
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