Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California early this week. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 856 PM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

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15NM WNW New Orleans LA

Marine Zone Forecast

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE HIGHEST TEN PERCENT OF THE WAVES.

Synopsis: WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BE IN PLACE THROUGH MONDAY. A COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS MONDAY NIGHT WITH COOLER AND MUCH DRIER AIR MOVING INTO THE NORTH GULF TUESDAY. A SECONDARY SURGE OF DRY AIR IS EXPECTED TO MOVE SOUTH OVER THE COASTAL WATERS ON THURSDAY.

Rest Of Tonight
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest in the late evening. Waves less than 1 foot. Dominant period 1 second. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Monday
North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west late in the afternoon. Waves less than 1 foot. Dominant period 2 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Southwest winds near 5 knots becoming north in the late evening. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 1 second. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Tuesday
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 2 seconds.
Tuesday Night
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 2 seconds.
Wednesday
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 2 seconds.
Wednesday Night
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 2 seconds.
Thursday
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Thursday Night
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Friday
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Friday Night
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
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Last Update: 856 PM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016
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