Critical Fire Weather Threats in Southern California; Persistent Heavy Rain in Texas

Strong offshore Santa Ana winds with warm temperatures, dry fuels and low humidity will continue to produce critical fire weather threats across southern California, while elevated concerns stretch into parts of northern California. Meanwhile, heavy to excessive overrunning rain lingers across Texas into the Lower Mississippi Valley with flooding possible to likely in the saturated region.
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Coastal waters from Fernandina Beach to St. Augustine FL out 20 NM (AMZ452) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Coastal waters from Fernandina Beach to St. Augustine FL out 20 NM (AMZ452)
Issued by: National Weather Service Jacksonville, FL
Last Update: 942 AM EDT Tue Oct 16 2018
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Rest Of Today: South winds around 5 to 10 knots, then becoming southeast 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds increasing to 12 seconds. Inland waters a light chop.

Tonight: South southwest winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. dominant period 12 seconds. Inland waters a light chop.

Wednesday: South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant period 11 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

Wednesday Night: East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north northeast 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet after midnight. Dominant period 11 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of thunderstorms late in the evening. A chance of showers through the night.

Thursday And Thursday Night: East northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet. Inland waters rough. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

Friday: East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Inland waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

Friday Night: Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers.

Saturday: South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.



Zone Forecast: Coastal waters from Fernandina Beach to St. Augustine FL out 20 NM (AMZ452)

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