Critical Fire Weather Threats in Southern California; Persistent Heavy Rain in Texas

Strong offshore Santa Ana winds with warm temperatures, dry fuels and low humidity will continue to produce critical fire weather threats across southern California, while elevated concerns stretch into parts of northern California. Meanwhile, heavy to excessive overrunning rain lingers across Texas into the Lower Mississippi Valley with flooding possible to likely in the saturated region.
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Last Update: 849 AM PDT Tue Oct 16 2018

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12NM SW San Francisco CA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: PZZ500-162230- 849 AM PDT Tue Oct 16 2018 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... Generally light to locally moderate northwesterly winds will prevail across the coastal waters through the coming days. Mixed swell will continue with a long period southerly swell through mid week and a more moderate period northwest swell. A longer period northwest swell will arrive during the second half of the week. $$

Today
W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 11 seconds and SW 3 ft at 18 seconds.
Tonight
NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 15 seconds and SW 3 ft at 16 seconds.
Wed
W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 20 seconds and SW 3 ft at 16 seconds.
Wed Night
NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 18 seconds and SW 3 ft at 17 seconds.
Thu
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 15 seconds and SW 3 ft at 16 seconds.
Fri
NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 6 ft and SW 3 ft.
Sat
NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 2 to 4 ft. .....san francisco bar/fourfathom bank forecast..... in the deep water channel...combined seas 2 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 16 seconds. across the bar...combined seas 3 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 16 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 1.1 knots at 10:25 am tuesday and 1.5 knots at 09:19 pm tuesday.

.....SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST..... IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 2 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 16 seconds. ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 3 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 16 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 1.1 knots at 10:25 AM Tuesday and 1.5 knots at 09:19 PM Tuesday.
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Last Update: 849 AM PDT Tue Oct 16 2018
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