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: 949 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

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Jacksonville, FL Local Forecast Office

38NM ESE Jekyll Island GA

Marine Zone Forecast

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE SEAS...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE SEAS.

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT TUESDAY...
Synopsis: A SURFACE WAVE OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE NORTHEAST ACROSS AREA WATERS THIS EVENING...THEN MOVE TO THE NORTH TONIGHT. AN ENHANCED GRADIENT FLOW THIS LOW WILL LEAD TO ELEVATED CONDITIONS THROUGH TONIGHT. THE REGION WILL THEN BE BETWEEN A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE TO THE SOUTHEAST AND A TROUGH TO THE NORTHWEST THROUGH MID WEEK.

Rest Of Tonight
Southwest winds 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Tuesday
South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Southwest winds 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then isolated showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
Wednesday
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Southwest winds 15 knots becoming west 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then isolated showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
Thursday
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Southwest winds 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Friday
Southwest winds 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Friday Night
West winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Saturday
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. scattered showers and thunderstorms.
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Last Update: 949 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015
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