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.

Coastal Waters Forecast for Burns Harbor to Michigan City IN (LMZ745) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Burns Harbor to Michigan City IN (LMZ745)
Issued by: National Weather Service Chicago, IL
Last Update: 306 AM CDT Tue Oct 24 2017

Today: West winds to 30 kt increasing to gales to 35 kt this afternoon. Showers. Waves 5 to 8 ft occasionally to 10 ft building to 7 to 10 ft occasionally to 13 ft.

Tonight: West gales to 35 kt diminishing to 30 kt after midnight. Chance of showers in the evening. Waves 7 to 10 ft occasionally to 13 ft.

Wednesday: West winds 10 to 20 kt. Slight chance of showers. Waves 4 to 7 ft occasionally to 9 ft subsiding to 2 to 4 ft in the afternoon.

Wednesday Night: West winds 5 to 10 kt becoming southwest after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 ft.

Zone Forecast: Burns Harbor to Michigan City IN (LMZ745)

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