An Enduring Heat Wave Begins for Texas and Southern Plains

Starting today, a blazing Heat Wave will consume much of the Southern Plains and Lower MS Valley through early next week, especially for TX. Numerous Excessive Heat Warnings, Watches and Advisories are in effect for the mid-section of TX and OK and these hazards will only become more widespread. Expect record Highs temps and very dangerous Heat Indices, both surging well north of triple digits.
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm (PZZ376) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm (PZZ376)
Issued by: National Weather Service Medford, OR
Last Update: 229 PM PDT Wed Jul 18 2018




Tonight: N wind 25 kt northern portion and N gales 35 kt southern portion. Wind waves 7 to 10 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 9 seconds.

Thu: Northern portion, N wind 30 kt. Southern portion, N wind 30 kt...rising to gales 35 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 8 to 11 ft. Mixed swell NW 2 ft at 9 seconds and SW 1 ft at 17 seconds.

Thu Night: N gales 35 kt. Wind waves 9 to 12 ft. Mixed swell NW 2 ft at 9 seconds and SW 1 ft at 18 seconds...shifting to the SW 1 ft at 17 seconds and NW 1 ft at 12 seconds after midnight.

Fri: N wind 30 kt northern portion and N gales 35 kt southern portion. Wind waves 10 to 13 ft. Mixed swell SW 1 ft and NW 1 ft.

Fri Night: N gales 35 kt. Wind waves 10 to 13 ft. Mixed swell SW 1 ft and NW 1 ft.

Sat: N wind 30 kt. Wind waves 9 to 12 ft. NW swell 4 ft.

Sat Night: N wind 30 kt. Wind waves 8 to 11 ft. NW swell 4 ft.

Sun: N wind 25 kt...easing to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves 7 to 9 ft...subsiding to 6 ft after midnight. Mixed swell NW 4 ft and S 2 ft.

Mon: N wind 20 kt. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. NW swell 5 ft.



Zone Forecast: Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm (PZZ376)

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