Elevated fire weather conditions persist on Tuesday

The risk for wildfires is elevated on Tuesday in portions of the Northwest. The combination of warm, windy and dry conditions will cause any fire that develops to potentially spread rapidly. These conditions are expected to persist through Tuesday evening. Numerous Red Flag Warnings have been issued.
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Last Update: 925 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

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Philadelphia, PA Local Forecast Office

10NM SE Lewes DE

Marine Zone Forecast


...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...
Synopsis: A COLD FRONT FROM THE GREAT LAKES WILL SLOWLY APPROACH FROM THE NORTHWEST TONIGHT, EVENTUALLY TRACKING THROUGH OUR REGION ON TUESDAY. THIS FRONT IS FORECAST TO STALL JUST SOUTH OF OUR AREA THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK WITH WAVES OF LOW PRESSURE MOVING ALONG IT. THE FINAL WAVE OF LOW PRESSURE LOOKS TO PASS OFFSHORE SOUTHEAST OF THE REGION ON SATURDAY.

Overnight
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
Tue
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds. scattered showers and tstms in the afternoon with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Tue Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt... Becoming W 5 to 10 kt late. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds. Scattered showers and tstms in the evening with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Wed
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
Wed Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Thu
NE winds around 5 kt...becoming SE around 5 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers in the afternoon with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Thu Night
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely with a chance of tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Fri
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely with a chance of tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Fri Night
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers likely with a chance of tstms in the evening... Then a chance of showers after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Sat
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers in the morning. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Sat Night
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.
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Last Update: 925 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015
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