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: 852 AM PDT Mon Oct 23 2017

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Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: PZZ600-232245- 852 AM PDT Mon Oct 23 2017 .Synopsis for the southern California coast and Santa Barbara Channel including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary and National Park...at 15Z...or 8 AM PDT...A 1040 MB high was over Idaho and a weak trough was along the California coast. Gusty NE winds will form over the near shore waters at times through Wednesday. $$

Today
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 12 seconds.
Tonight
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 15 seconds.
Tue
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at 16 seconds.
Tue Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at 15 seconds.
Wed
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 14 seconds.
Wed Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 13 seconds.
Thu
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft.
Fri
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft.
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Last Update: 852 AM PDT Mon Oct 23 2017
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