Extreme Fire Weather Threat for Southern California; Heavy Rain for Texas

Extremely critical fire weather threats are in effect for southern California. Unseasonably warm temperatures, very dry fuels and low humidity are contributing to the threats, but the main concern is very strong Santa Ana winds. These winds bring the potential for rapid fire growth and extreme fire behavior. In Texas, steady heavy to excessive rain will keep a flood threat intact through Tuesday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 337 AM AKDT Mon Oct 15 2018

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Fairbanks, AK Local Forecast Office

22NM SSW Kotzebue AK

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY

Synopsis: A 973 mb low southwest of Cold Bay will move north into Bristol Bay late this afternoon. This low will persist through Thursday, gradually weakening in place. A ridge of high pressure will build over eastern Russia on Monday.

Today
E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
Tonight
NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
Tue
NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing rain.
Tue Night
NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Snow and rain.
Wed
N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Snow.
Wed Night
N winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Thu
N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
Fri
N winds 20 kt. Seas 2 ft.
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Last Update: 337 AM AKDT Mon Oct 15 2018
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