Excessive Heat and Critical Fire Weather in the Southwest; Severe Weather Threats Increase Sunday in the Plains

Strong high pressure is keeping temperatures hot across much of the west and south, with excessive Heat in the desert southwest. These conditions are also producing critical fire weather threats in the Four Corners area and interior northern California. Severe thunderstorms are possible in the Plains, Mid-South, and Mid-Atlantic this weekend; with very large hail threats in the Plains Sunday.
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Last Update: 830 AM PDT Sat Jun 23 2018

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Eureka, CA Local Forecast Office

2NM W Crescent City CA

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

Synopsis: Gale force wind gusts are expected across the outer waters and near Cape Mendocino through the weekend. The strong winds will be accompanied by steep building seas. Robust northerlies and hazardous seas will persist through next week.

Today
N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to around 40 kt. Waves NW 8 ft at 8 seconds.
Tonight
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Gusts up to 40 kt. Waves NW 9 ft at 8 seconds.
Sun
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Waves NW 6 ft at 8 seconds.
Sun Night
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Waves NW 7 ft at 8 seconds.
Mon
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves NW 9 ft at 8 seconds...and NW 5 ft at 12 seconds.
Tue
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves NW 11 ft at 9 seconds.
Wed
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves NW 9 ft at 9 seconds.
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Last Update: 830 AM PDT Sat Jun 23 2018
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