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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 1231 PM CST Sun Dec 17 2017

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27NM S Gulfport MS

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: A front will stall over the Gulf States through Tuesday. An area of low pressure is expected to move east across the central Gulf coast region Tuesday night into Wednesday morning which should push a weak cold front into the coastal waters on Wednesday. High pressure will then move east again Wednesday night into Thursday as another stronger cold front approaches the southern plains.

Rest Of Today
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Patchy fog. Showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Tonight
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Patchy fog early in the evening. Areas of fog in the late evening. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms through the night. Visibility 1 mile or less.
Monday
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Areas of fog in the morning. Patchy fog in the afternoon. Chance of showers through the day. Visibility 1 mile or less in the morning.
Monday Night
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the evening.
Tuesday
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers.
Tuesday Night
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Waves building to 2 to 4 feet after midnight. Chance of showers through the night. Slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight.
Wednesday
West winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet with occasional waves to 6 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers likely in the morning, then chance of showers in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Thursday
Northwest winds near 5 knots becoming south in the late morning and afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Thursday Night
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Waves building to 2 to 4 feet after midnight.
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Last Update: 1231 PM CST Sun Dec 17 2017
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