Expanded California Fire Weather Threats; Unsettled Across the West

A storm system will impact the western third of the U.S.. Strong, gusty winds will increase Fire Weather threats across much of western and central California. Rain and mountain snows can be expected across the Pacific Northwest and Northern Rockies, with wintry conditions in the Great Basin and High Plains. Accumulating snows will also continue across the Upper Midwest to the Northeast.
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Last Update: 336 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

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10NM SE Ocean City Inlet MD

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Synopsis: ANZ600-161615- 336 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017 .Synopsis for Fenwick Island DE to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nautical miles Including Virginia Portion of the Chesapeake Bay Currituck Sound and Portions of the James, York, and Rappahannock rivers... Low pressure pushes farther offshore today as high pressure builds over the Southeast states. The high then slides off the coast Sunday into Monday. $$

Through 7 Am
NW winds 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
Today
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 5 seconds...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 5 seconds in the afternoon.
Tonight
W winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
Sun
NW winds 5 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 ft...mainly S swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
Sun Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Mon
W winds 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Mon Night
SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Tue
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft... Building to 3 ft in the afternoon.
Tue Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Wed
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
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Last Update: 336 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017
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