Strong Winds and Critical Fire Weather Conditions Likely over California

Critical fire weather conditions will continue over portions of California today. Very strong winds with gusts over 60 mph combined with dry humidity values will create an environment conducive to extreme fire danger and explosive fire growth over southern California. Winds are expected to diminish later today and tonight.
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Last Update: 258 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

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4NM SSW Cape Fear Sea Buoy MR

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Synopsis: AMZ200-180315- 258 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017 .Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to South Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles... High pressure will move offshore with a weak pressure gradient continuing for the next couple of days across the waters. A cold front will move across the area by mid to late week. $$

Tonight
Variable winds 10 kt or less, becoming W. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A slight chance of showers.
Mon
W winds 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers.
Mon Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
Tue
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Tue Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. A chance of showers.
Wed
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. rain likely.
Wed Night
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Rain likely.
Thu
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Fri
E winds 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
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Last Update: 258 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017
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