Critical Fire Weather Threats in Southern California; Persistent Heavy Rain in Texas

Strong offshore Santa Ana winds with warm temperatures, dry fuels and low humidity will continue to produce critical fire weather threats across southern California, while elevated concerns stretch into parts of northern California. Meanwhile, heavy to excessive overrunning rain lingers across Texas into the Lower Mississippi Valley with flooding possible to likely in the saturated region.
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Last Update: 136 PM EDT Tue Oct 16 2018

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12NM ESE Annapolis MD

Marine Zone Forecast

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

Synopsis: High pressure will build over the waters through tonight while a weak wave of low pressure passes by to the south. A cold front will pass through the waters Wednesday and high pressure will build overhead for Thursday before moving offshore Friday. Another cold front will pass through the waters Saturday. Small Craft Advisories will likely be needed for Thursday, and again Friday afternoon through Saturday.

This Afternoon
NW winds 10 kt...becoming W late. Waves 1 ft.
Tonight
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Wed
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
Wed Night
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Waves 3 ft.
Thu
NW winds 15 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 2 ft.
Thu Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Fri
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers likely through the night.
Sat
SW winds 15 kt...becoming NW. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.
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Last Update: 136 PM EDT Tue Oct 16 2018
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