Wildire 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 NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nm (ANZ658) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nm (ANZ658)
Issued by: National Weather Service Wakefield, VA
Last Update: 339 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017
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Through 7 Am: SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.

Today: SE winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds... Building to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds late.

Tonight: S winds 15 to 20 kt...increasing to 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt late. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds...building to 5 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds. A chance of showers in the late evening and overnight.

Tue: S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. Showers and tstms likely in the morning, then showers in the afternoon.

Tue Night: SW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 6 ft...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft after midnight. Showers likely early in the evening, then a chance of showers in the late evening and early morning.

Wed: W winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

Wed Night: W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... Subsiding to 3 to 4 ft after midnight.

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

Thu Night: W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Fri: SW winds 5 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Seas around 3 ft. winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.



Zone Forecast: Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nm (ANZ658)

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