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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 439 AM CDT Mon Oct 15 2018

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12NM NW New Orleans LA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: A cold front will move toward the coast today. It will finally push into the Gulf by midweek, and will stall over the northern Gulf through the end of the week.

Today
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon.
Tonight
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of thunderstorms until early morning. Chance of showers through the night.
Tuesday
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers.
Tuesday Night
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 3 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers.
Wednesday
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 3 feet. dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers.
Wednesday Night
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Thursday
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 3 feet. dominant period 4 seconds.
Thursday Night
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 3 feet. dominant period 4 seconds.
Friday
East winds near 10 knots. Waves 2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
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Last Update: 439 AM CDT Mon Oct 15 2018
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