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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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 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers.
Tonight
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 12 seconds, decreasing to 4 seconds after midnight. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.
Tue
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds, increasing to 12 seconds in the afternoon. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers. A slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.
Tue Night
E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 12 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after midnight. A slight chance of tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
Wed
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
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 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, increasing to rough after midnight. A chance of showers in the evening.
Thu
N winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough, diminishing to a moderate chop.
Fri
NE winds around 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, increasing to a moderate chop. 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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