Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California early this week. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas.
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Last Update: 334 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

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...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...
Synopsis: A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT, AND THEN STALL OFF THE MID-ATLANTIC COAST ON TUESDAY. AN UPPER LOW WILL MEANDER OVER THE EASTERN UNITED STATES FOR THE REST OF THE WEEK, LIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST AND DEPARTING SOMETIME THIS WEEKEND. MEANWHILE, SEVERAL WAVES OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP ALONG THAT STALLED BOUNDARY AND MOVE UP THE EAST COAST.

Tonight
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft...building to 4 to 5 ft late. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 13 seconds. a slight chance of showers late this evening. Showers after midnight. Isolated tstms late.
Tue
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft in the afternoon. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds. showers until late afternoon...then a chance of showers late.
Tue Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W late in the evening...then becoming N after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds. a chance of showers until early morning. Patchy fog after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Wed
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. patchy fog early in the morning. A chance of showers in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 nm early in the morning.
Wed Night
E winds 15 to 20 kt...increasing to 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Showers likely.
Thu
E winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Showers likely.
Thu Night
E winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Showers likely.
Fri
E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft...subsiding to 4 to 7 ft in the afternoon. Showers likely...mainly in the morning.
Fri Night
NE winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 7 ft. A chance of showers.
Sat
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
Sat Night
NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers in the evening. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.
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Last Update: 334 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016
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