High Winds Creating Critical Fire Weather Threats in California; Heavy Rains Along Gulf Coast

Strong to high winds are creating critical fire weather conditions across much of California, and explosive fire growth in Southern California. Wind gradients gradually weaken Sunday and through mid next week. Conversely, very wet conditions will develop this week as week along the Gulf Coast; and unsettled weather pattern to the north with snow from the Great Basin to the High Plains.
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Last Update: 918 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

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36NM ENE Beverly Beach FL

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: High pressure across the southeast U.S. tonight will move off the North Carolina coast on Sunday. The high pressure ridge will be offshore and extend across south and central Florida Monday through Wednesday as a cold front slowly moves into central Georgia. The cold front will push into area coastal waters late Wednesday night into Thursday.

Rest Of Tonight
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant period 10 seconds.
Sunday
East winds around 5 knots becoming southeast in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 10 seconds.
Sunday Night
Southeast winds around 5 knots becoming south southwest after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 9 seconds.
Monday
South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Dominant period 9 seconds. A slight chance of showers in the morning.
Monday Night Through Tuesday Night
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Wednesday
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of showers.
Wednesday Night
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Thursday
West northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north northwest 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. A chance of showers.
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Last Update: 918 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017
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