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 Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island out 20 NM (GMZ557) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Coastal waters from Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island out 20 NM (GMZ557)
Issued by: National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
Last Update: 348 AM CDT Tue Oct 24 2017




Today: North winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 7 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.

Tonight: North winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 7 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds.

Wednesday: Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots easing to near 15 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 6 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds.

Wednesday Night: Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.

Thursday: Northwest winds near 5 knots becoming south in the late morning and afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds.

Thursday Night: South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. dominant period 4 seconds.

Friday: South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the afternoon.

Friday Night: Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Saturday: Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 7 feet. chance of showers.

Saturday Night: North winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 7 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Slight chance of showers.



Zone Forecast: Coastal waters from Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island out 20 NM (GMZ557)

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