Critical Fire Weather Threats for Portions of California; Heavy Rain in southern Texas
Fire Weather threats remain critical for portions of California, and smoke is reducing Air Quality; however, rain is forecast mid-week. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain and potential for localized flooding in southern Texas, and continued below normal temperatures across much of the U.S. Snow from the northern portions of this system will spread from the Ohio Valley into the Northeast.
Marine Zone Forecast
The Approximate Shoreward Edge of the Gulf Stream as of November 17, 2018...
24 NM South of Dry Tortugas Light...on Loggerhead Key. 14 NM South of Cosgrove Shoal Light...off the Marquesas Keys. 8 NM South of Sand Key Light...off Key West. 6 NM South of Looe Key...off Big Pine Key. 8 NM South of Sombrero Key Light...off Marathon. 8 NM Southeast of Alligator Reef Light...off Islamorada. 7 NM Southeast of Molasses Reef Light...off Key Largo. 5 NM East of Carysfort Reef Light...off Ocean Reef.
Gulf Stream Information Courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.