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: 307 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017

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13NM NNE Atlas Tanker MR

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

Synopsis: AMZ100-241915- 307 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017 .Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters... A strong cold front will move across the area today and tonight. High pressure will build over the area Wednesday through Friday. Another cold front will move across over the weekend. $$

Today
S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt late. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough, diminishing to choppy late. Showers likely with a slight chance of tstms until late afternoon, then a chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms late.
Tonight
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 8 ft, subsiding to 4 to 6 ft after midnight. Dominant period 7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop after midnight. A chance of showers.
Wed
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers in the morning.
Wed Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.
Thu
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.
Thu Night
N winds around 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
Fri
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
Sat
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft, building to 5 to 7 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A chance of showers. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 307 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017
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