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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Last Update: 403 AM CDT Mon Oct 23 2017

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Corpus Christi, TX Local Forecast Office

37NM SE Port Aransas TX

Marine Zone Forecast


...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...
Synopsis: Moderate north wind this morning will transition to weak east to northeast flow by this evening. A cold front will move across the Waters late tonight through early Tuesday morning. Strong offshore flow will develop after frontal passage. Due to dry conditions, no precipitation is expected along the front. Northerly flow will gradually weak on Wednesday before weak southerly flow returns for Thursday. Another cold front will push south across the area on Friday...bringing another round of northerly flow to the area.

Today
North wind 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet.
Tonight
Northeast wind around 10 knots becoming north 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet.
Tuesday
North wind 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet building to 6 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
North wind 20 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet.
Wednesday
North wind 20 to 25 knots decreasing to 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
North wind 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas up to 5 feet.
Thursday
South wind 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Thursday Night
South wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet.
Friday
Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots shifting northwest in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet in the afternoon.
Friday Night
North wind 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to 25 knots after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. A slight chance of showers.
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Last Update: 403 AM CDT Mon Oct 23 2017
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