Wildfire Danger Continues in Southern California

High pressure building into the Western U.S. will create strong offshore winds in southern California. Temperatures in this region are unseasonably hot, and conditions are dry. The combination of these strong winds and dry conditions will bring fire danger to portions of southern California. Red Flag Warnings are in effect here. Any new fires in this region could quickly grow out of control.
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Last Update: 1207 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

5NM SW Chesapeake Light VA

Marine Zone Forecast


...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...
Synopsis: ANZ600-240015- 1207 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017 .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 from the west today and push through the waters Tuesday and Tuesday night. High pressure will slowly build into the area from the southwest Wednesday and Thursday. $$

This Afternoon
SE winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds... Building to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds late. A slight chance of showers late.
Tonight
S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt... Increasing to 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds... Building to 5 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds. A chance of showers in the late evening and overnight.
Tue
S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. Showers and tstms likely in the morning, then showers in the afternoon.
Tue Night
SW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 6 ft...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft in the late evening and overnight. Showers likely early in the evening, then a chance of showers in the late evening and early morning.
Wed
NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... Subsiding to 3 to 4 ft in the late morning and afternoon.
Wed Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... Subsiding to 3 ft after midnight.
Thu
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
Thu Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
Fri
SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Seas around 3 ft. winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 1207 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017
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