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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Coastal Waters Forecast for Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-North Carolina border out to 20 nm (ANZ656) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-North Carolina border out to 20 nm (ANZ656)
Issued by: National Weather Service Wakefield, VA
Last Update: 345 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017
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Through 7 Am: S winds 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds. A chance of showers.

Today: S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of tstms. Showers likely until late afternoon, then a chance of showers late.

Tonight: S winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the late evening and overnight. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds in the late evening and overnight.

Wed: NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.

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

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

Thu Night: NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Fri: W winds 5 kt...becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Fri Night: S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Sat: SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.



Zone Forecast: Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-North Carolina border out to 20 nm (ANZ656)

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