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: 348 AM AKDT Mon Oct 15 2018

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Juneau, AK Local Forecast Office

157NM SW Cape Fairweather AK

Marine Zone Forecast


...GALE WARNING THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
Synopsis: A weather front over the northern panhandle causing windy conditions and heavy rain north of Frederick Sound will weaken slightly Monday. A developing weather front will begin to track northeast Monday night. Gale force winds will develop with this front along the eastern gulf water zones and increase winds to small craft advisory levels throughout some of the inner channels.

Today
S wind 30 kt increasing to 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas building to 14 ft. Rain early in the morning. Rain in the afternoon.
Tonight
S wind 35 kt. Seas 17 ft. Rain.
Tue
S wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft. SW swell. Rain in the morning.
Tue Night
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 13 ft. SW swell. Slight chance of thunderstorms.
Wed
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 12 ft.
Thu
SE gale to 40 kt. Seas 13 ft.
Fri
S gale to 35 kt. Seas 22 ft.
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Last Update: 348 AM AKDT Mon Oct 15 2018
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