Critical Fire Weather Threats in Southern California; Persistent Heavy Rain in Texas

Strong offshore Santa Ana winds with warm temperatures, dry fuels and low humidity will continue to produce critical fire weather threats across southern California, while elevated concerns stretch into parts of northern California. Meanwhile, heavy to excessive overrunning rain lingers across Texas into the Lower Mississippi Valley with flooding possible to likely in the saturated region.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 340 AM AKDT Tue Oct 16 2018

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Juneau, AK Local Forecast Office

56NM SSW Cape Decision AK

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

Synopsis: A strong front over the eastern Gulf will move east over the panhandle through Tuesday afternoon and evening with a period of gusty winds. Winds will shift to the SW behind the front and SW swell will keep seas elevated Wednesday. Outlook. A storm force low pressure system will move into the Gulf from the south Thursday night.

Today
SE wind 30 kt. Seas 14 ft. Rain in the afternoon.
Tonight
S wind 30 kt becoming SW 15 kt late. Seas 13 ft. Rain.
Wed
SW wind 10 kt. Seas 10 ft.
Wed Night
SW wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft. SW swell.
Thu
SE wind 15 kt increasing to gale to 35 kt. Seas 9 ft building to 14 ft.
Fri
SE gale to 35 kt becoming SW 20 kt. Seas 16 ft.
Sat
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 11 ft.
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Last Update: 340 AM AKDT Tue Oct 16 2018
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