Extreme Risk of Fire Weather Conditions in the Southern High Plains on Sunday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued an Extreme Risk of fire weather conditions for parts of eastern New Mexico, the Texas Panhandle and West Texas on Sunday. Very dry ground fuels and ongoing drought across this region will allow for extreme rates of fire spread given sustained winds of 30-40 mph. Critical Risk is also in effect for larger portion of Central and Southern High Plains.

Coastal Waters Forecast for Michigan City IN to New Buffalo MI (LMZ046) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Michigan City IN to New Buffalo MI (LMZ046)
Issued by: National Weather Service Northern Indiana
Last Update: 1011 AM EDT Sun Mar 18 2018

Rest Of Today: West wind 5 to 10 knots veering northwest in the afternoon. Sunny. Waves around 1 foot.

Tonight: East wind 5 to 15 knots. Mostly clear. Waves around 1 foot.

Monday: Northeast wind 10 to 20 knots. Gusts up to 25 knots. Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet in the afternoon.

Monday Night: Northeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Gusts up to 30 knots. Mostly clear. Waves 3 to 6 feet. A small craft advisory may be needed. the water temperature off michigan city is 37 degrees...and 39 degrees off st. Joseph.

Zone Forecast: Michigan City IN to New Buffalo MI (LMZ046)

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