Extreme Fire Weather Threat in Southern California; Chilly Weather for Much of U.S.; Heavy Rain in South Plains

Cold, Canadian air will cause Santa Ana winds to develop across southern California for extreme fire weather threats early this week, and critical Fire Weather threats through mid-week. This cold air is also plunging much of the U.S. below to much below normal temperatures, especially, across the High Plains. Heavy rains continue across the South Plains as moist air rides over this cold front.
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Last Update: 321 AM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

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9NM ENE Nags Head NC

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Synopsis: AMZ100-151930- 321 AM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018 .Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters... A weak warm front will lift north through the waters this morning. A cold front will move through Tuesday morning, followed quickly by a second cold front Wednesday morning. High pressure will build in from the northwest late in the week. Another cold front is expected to move through the waters this weekend. $$

Today
SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 10 seconds. A slight chance of showers.
Tonight
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 12 seconds, decreasing to 5 seconds after midnight. A slight chance of showers in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.
Tue
N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 12 seconds, decreasing to 5 seconds in the afternoon. A chance of showers. A slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.
Tue Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds, increasing to 12 seconds after midnight. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms in the evening, then showers likely after midnight.
Wed
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Showers likely.
Wed Night
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft after midnight.
Thu
N winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Fri
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 321 AM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018
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