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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Last Update: 345 AM AKST Sun Dec 17 2017

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Anchorage, AK Local Forecast Office

55NM N Cold Bay AK

Marine Zone Forecast

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

Synopsis: A 991 mb low 60 nm northwest of Port Heiden will enter the western Gulf this afternoon. A 973 mb Kamchatka low will move to 155 nm west of Shemya this afternoon, then move to 300 nm northwest of Shemya at 952 mb Mon night, then to the northern Bering Tue morning. An associated strong front over the western Aleutians will move over the eastern Aleutians Mon morning.

Today
NW wind 40 kt. Seas 20 ft.
Tonight
W wind 20 kt becoming S 35 kt after midnight. From port moller E, NW wind 25 kt. Seas 12 ft.
Mon
S wind 45 kt, seas 15 ft building to 21 ft in the afternoon. from port moller E, S wind 30 kt increasing to 40 kt in the afternoon, seas 8 ft building to 14 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
Mon Night
SW wind 40 kt. Seas 20 ft.
Tue
SW wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft.
Wed
S wind 25 kt. Seas 17 ft.
Thu
SE wind 25 kt. Seas 12 ft.
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Last Update: 345 AM AKST Sun Dec 17 2017
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