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: 517 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

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5NM NW Jungle MR

Marine Zone Forecast


...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
Synopsis: AMZ200-231730- 517 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017 .Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to South Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles... A strong cold front will approach from the west today and slow, finally moving completely offshore Tuesday afternoon. Showers and thunderstorms are expected along and ahead of the front and some may be strong to severe tonight into Tuesday. Canadian high pressure and northwest winds will take hold mid week. $$

Today
SE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt late this morning and afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft. A slight chance of showers this morning, then showers and a few tstms likely this afternoon.
Tonight
S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Showers with a chance of tstms.
Tue
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon. Showers likely with a chance of tstms.
Tue Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Wed
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft, then 3 ft in the afternoon.
Wed Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Thu
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Fri
SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 517 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017
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