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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Last Update: 345 AM AKST Sun Dec 17 2017

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Anchorage, AK Local Forecast Office

104NM W Adak AK

Marine Zone Forecast

...STORM WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

Synopsis: A 991 mb low 60 nm northwest of Port Heiden will enter the western Gulf this afternoon. A 973 mb Kamchatka low will move to 155 nm west of Shemya this afternoon, then move to 300 nm northwest of Shemya at 952 mb Mon night, then to the northern Bering Tue morning. An associated strong front over the western Aleutians will move over the eastern Aleutians Mon morning.

Today
S wind 55 kt. Seas 20 ft building to 29 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
Tonight
S wind 55 kt becoming SW 40 kt after midnight. Bering side, seas 29 ft subsiding to 23 ft after midnight. Pacific side, seas 32 ft. Rain.
Mon
SW wind 45 kt. Seas 27 ft. Snow showers.
Mon Night
W wind 45 kt. Seas 29 ft.
Tue
SW wind 40 kt. Seas 27 ft.
Wed
W wind 35 kt. Seas 27 ft.
Thu
W wind 30 kt. Seas 19 ft.
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Last Update: 345 AM AKST Sun Dec 17 2017
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