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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Last Update: 225 PM PDT Wed Jul 18 2018

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36NM SW Point Arena CA

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

Synopsis: PZZ500-191015- 225 PM PDT Wed Jul 18 2018 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... High pressure to north and low pressure to the south will keep light to moderate winds over the coastal waters into the weekend. Winds will be locally stronger north of Point Reyes. Gusty seabreezes will develop north of the Bay Bridge to the Delta this afternoon and evening and Thursday afternoon and evening. Southwesterly swell is forecast to mix with northwesterly swell this weekend. $$

Tonight
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Thu
N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 8 to 10 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog.
Thu Night
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to 9 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog.
Fri
N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 7 to 9 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog.
Fri Night
N winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog.
Sat
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 7 ft. Patchy fog.
Sat Night
NW winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 7 ft and SW around 3 ft. Patchy fog.
Sun
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 4 to 6 ft and SW around 3 ft. Patchy fog.
Mon
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 3 to 4 ft and S 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.
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Last Update: 225 PM PDT Wed Jul 18 2018
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