Wildire 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.
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Last Update: 237 AM PDT Mon Oct 23 2017

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15NM WSW San Francisco CA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: PZZ500-231615- 237 AM PDT Mon Oct 23 2017 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... Strong surface high pressure is building over the Pacific Northwest. This will push the thermal trough to the coast resulting in lighter winds through Friday. Northwest swell will decrease the next few days but another long-period swell is forecast by the end of the week. $$

Today
N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 13 seconds.
Tonight
N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 18 seconds.
Tue
N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 16 seconds.
Tue Night
NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 15 seconds.
Wed
NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 14 seconds.
Thu
W winds 10 kt. wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft.
Fri
W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft. .....san francisco bar/fourfathom bank forecast..... in the deep water channel...combined seas 7 to 9 ft with a dominant swell period of 13 seconds decreasing to 6 to 8 ft tonight. across the bar...combined seas 8 to 10 ft with a dominant swell period of 13 seconds decreasing to 7 to 9 ft tonight. Breakers up to 20 feet possible. Maximum ebb current of 0.8 knots at 05:54 am monday and 1.6 knots at 05:54 pm monday.

.....SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST..... IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 7 to 9 ft with a dominant swell period of 13 seconds decreasing to 6 to 8 ft tonight. ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 8 to 10 ft with a dominant swell period of 13 seconds decreasing to 7 to 9 ft tonight. Breakers up to 20 feet possible. Maximum ebb current of 0.8 knots at 05:54 AM Monday and 1.6 knots at 05:54 PM Monday.
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Last Update: 237 AM PDT Mon Oct 23 2017
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