Wildfire Danger Continues in Southern California

High pressure building into the Western U.S. will create strong offshore winds in southern California. Temperatures in this region are unseasonably hot, and conditions are dry. The combination of these strong winds and dry conditions will bring fire danger to portions of southern California. Red Flag Warnings are in effect here. Any new fires in this region could quickly grow out of control.
Read More...

Last Update: 854 AM PDT Mon Oct 23 2017

View Nearby Observations

For More Weather Information:

Eureka, CA Local Forecast Office

16NM NNW Fort Bragg CA

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

Synopsis: Light to moderate northerly winds will develop today and last through Tuesday as a thermal trough builds along the California coast. A series of northwest swells will propagate through the waters through the week. These swells combined with short period wind waves will maintain elevated and hazardous seas through the week.

Today
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Waves NW 5 ft at 7 seconds...and NW 11 ft at 14 seconds.
Tonight
N winds 10 to 20 kt...easing to 5 to 10 kt. Waves NW 6 ft at 8 seconds...and NW 9 ft at 16 seconds.
Tue
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves N 3 ft at 6 seconds...and NW 8 ft at 15 seconds.
Tue Night
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves N 2 ft at 6 seconds... And NW 7 ft at 14 seconds.
Wed
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Waves N 6 ft at 8 seconds...and NW 6 ft at 13 seconds.
Thu
NW winds up to 5 kt. Waves N 4 ft at 7 seconds...and NW 3 ft at 12 seconds.
Fri
NW winds up to 5 kt. Waves N 3 ft at 7 seconds...and NW 6 ft at 17 seconds.
  Click Map For Detailed Forecast

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Last Update: 854 AM PDT Mon Oct 23 2017
  Forecast Discussion
   

RADAR & SATELLITE IMAGES

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data