Strong Winds and Critical Fire Weather Conditions Likely over California

Critical fire weather conditions will continue over portions of California today. Very strong winds with gusts over 60 mph combined with dry humidity values will create an environment conducive to extreme fire danger and explosive fire growth over southern California. Winds are expected to diminish later today and tonight.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 933 AM CST Sun Dec 17 2017

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Mobile, AL Local Forecast Office

20NM SW Destin FL

Marine Zone Forecast


...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION TODAY...
Synopsis: A moderate to occasionally strong onshore wind flow will continue through today before gradually subsiding through the remainder of the early part of this week. Showers and thunderstorms can be expected today through Monday. Areas of fog, likely becoming dense at times, can be expected as well into the middle part of this week, especially over nearshore Gulf waters, area bays and sounds.

Rest Of Today
Southeast winds 13 to 18 knots becoming south 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Dominant wave period 6 seconds. Slight chance of rain late in the morning, then chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Tonight
South winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 8 to 13 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Dominant wave period 6 seconds. Patchy fog. Chance of showers in the evening. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Showers likely after midnight.
Monday
South winds 8 to 13 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant wave period 6 seconds. Areas of fog in the morning. Patchy fog in the afternoon. Chance of showers.
Monday Night
South winds 3 to 8 knots becoming 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Dominant wave period 6 seconds. Areas of fog.
Tuesday
South winds 8 to 13 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Dominant wave period 5 seconds. Areas of fog.
Tuesday Night
South winds 8 to 13 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant wave period 6 seconds. Areas of fog in the evening. Patchy fog after midnight. Chance of showers. Slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight.
Wednesday
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Dominant wave period 5 seconds. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Northwest winds 13 to 18 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant wave period 6 seconds.
Thursday
Northwest winds 3 to 8 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Thursday Night
Southeast winds 8 to 13 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
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Last Update: 933 AM CST Sun Dec 17 2017
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