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: 704 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

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...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...
Synopsis: AMZ100-232245- 704 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017 .Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters... High pressure to the north will weaken and slide offshore today, as a strong cold front approaches from the west. The front will move across the area Tuesday and Tuesday night. High pressure will build over the area Wednesday through Friday. Another cold front will approach next weekend. $$

Today
SE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft this afternoon. dominant period 8 seconds. A slight chance of showers. A slight chance of tstms this afternoon.
Tonight
S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft, building to 7 to 9 ft after midnight. Dominant period 6 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the evening, then a chance of showers and tstms after midnight.
Tue
S winds 20 to 25 kt, increasing to 25 to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 8 to 11 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. Showers likely with a chance of tstms in the morning, then showers likely with a slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.
Tue Night
S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 8 to 11 ft, subsiding to 6 to 9 ft after midnight. Dominant period 8 seconds. Showers likely with a slight chance of tstms in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.
Wed
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. A chance of showers, mainly in the morning.
Wed Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Thu
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Fri
NW winds around 5 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to 5 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 704 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017
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