Wildfire Danger Continues in Southern California

High pressure building into the Western U.S. will create strong offshore winds in southern California. Temperatures in this region are unseasonably hot, and conditions are dry. The combination of these strong winds and dry conditions will bring fire danger to portions of southern California. Red Flag Warnings are in effect here. Any new fires in this region could quickly grow out of control.
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Last Update: 859 AM PDT Mon Oct 23 2017

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41NM W Newport OR

Marine Zone Forecast


...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
Synopsis: Surface high pressure building over the waters will remain through most of the upcoming week. Meanwhile, a thermally induced surface trough will remain over the northern California and southern Oregon coast, keeping persistent northerly winds over the coastal waters. A weak front will move through the waters Wednesday.

Today
E wind 5 to 10 kt, backing to NE with gusts to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves NE 2 ft at 4 seconds. W swell 12 ft at 14 seconds.
Tonight
N wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves N 4 ft at 5 seconds. W swell 10 ft at 15 seconds.
Tue
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Gusts to 20 kt in the morning. Wind waves N 4 ft at 5 seconds. W swell 9 ft at 14 seconds.
Tue Night
N wind 15 to 20 kt. Gusts to 25 kt after midnight. Wind waves N 4 ft at 5 seconds. W swell 8 ft at 13 seconds.
Wed
N wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves N 3 ft at 5 seconds. W swell 7 ft at 12 seconds.
Wed Night
NW wind 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves N 2 ft at 5 seconds. W swell 5 ft at 12 seconds.
Thu
N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. W swell 5 ft.
Fri
NE wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft. W swell 8 ft.
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Last Update: 859 AM PDT Mon Oct 23 2017
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