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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Coastal Waters Forecast for Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out 20 nm (ANZ654) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out 20 nm (ANZ654)
Issued by: National Weather Service Wakefield, VA
Last Update: 643 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017


Tonight: W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft with a dominant period of 4 seconds.

Sun: SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.

Sun Night: SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Mon: W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft...mainly S swell with a dominant period of 5 seconds.

Mon Night: SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Tue: SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Tue Night: W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Wed: NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Wed Night: NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Thu: NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.



Zone Forecast: Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out 20 nm (ANZ654)

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