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.

Coastal Waters Forecast for Gary to Burns Harbor IN (LMZ744) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Gary to Burns Harbor IN (LMZ744)
Issued by: National Weather Service Chicago, IL
Last Update: 305 AM CDT Mon Oct 23 2017

Today: North winds 10 to 20 kt increasing to 15 to 25 kt then becoming northwest late in the afternoon. Rain. Waves 3 to 6 ft occasionally to 8 ft.

Tonight: West winds 15 to 25 kt. Showers likely. Waves 3 to 6 ft occasionally to 8 ft.

Tuesday: West winds to 30 kt increasing to gales to 35 kt in the afternoon. Rain showers. Waves 4 to 6 ft occasionally to 8 ft building to 6 to 9 ft occasionally to 12 ft in the afternoon.

Tuesday Night: West gales to 35 kt becoming northwest to 30 kt late. Rain showers likely in the evening, then slight chance of showers after midnight. Waves 7 to 10 ft occasionally to 13 ft.

Zone Forecast: Gary to Burns Harbor IN (LMZ744)

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