Extreme Fire Weather Threat in Southern California; Chilly Weather for Much of U.S.; Heavy Rain in South Plains

Cold, Canadian air will cause Santa Ana winds to develop across southern California for extreme fire weather threats early this week, and critical Fire Weather threats through mid-week. This cold air is also plunging much of the U.S. below to much below normal temperatures, especially, across the High Plains. Heavy rains continue across the South Plains as moist air rides over this cold front.
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Last Update: 238 AM PDT Mon Oct 15 2018

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17NM W Hoquiam WA

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Synopsis: PZZ100-151845- 238 AM PDT Mon Oct 15 2018 .Synopsis for the northern and central Washington coastal and inland waters...Surface high pressure will remain over the Northern Rockies and east of the Cascades through Wednesday morning, continuing the offshore flow pattern. High pressure will then weaken late Wednesday into Thursday, causing a flattening of gradients and easing of wind. $$

Today
E wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 4 ft at 14 seconds.
Tonight
E wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 4 ft at 15 seconds.
Tue
E wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 4 ft at 15 seconds.
Tue Night
E wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 4 ft at 16 seconds.
Wed
E wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 5 ft at 18 seconds building to 7 ft at 16 seconds in the afternoon.
Wed Night
Light wind. Wind waves less than 1 ft. W swell 7 ft at 15 seconds.
Thu
Light wind. Wind waves less than 1 ft. W swell 7 ft.
Fri
N wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. W swell 6 ft.
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Last Update: 238 AM PDT Mon Oct 15 2018
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