Excessive Heat in Southern California; Tropical Storm Ian Expected to Rapidly Intensify

Excessive heat is possible through Wednesday over southern California. Strong thunderstorms may pose some risk for severe weather across parts of the upper Ohio Valley into the northern Mid Atlantic coast. Tropical Storm Ian is forecast to approach the Florida peninsula at major hurricane strength by midweek, and poses a risk of dangerous storm surge, hurricane-force winds, and heavy rainfall.
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Last Update: 800 PM EDT Sat Sep 24 2022

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28NM SSW Pass-a-grille Reef FL

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: Northeast winds around 10-15 knots will remain over the eastern gulf waters through the weekend. All eyes continue to be on Tropical Storm Ian, which is still forecast to become a major hurricane in the southeastern Gulf of Mexico by early next week. All mariners should stay tuned to the National Hurricane Center for the latest updates and plan accordingly.

Tonight
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Isolated showers and thunderstorms late this evening and early morning.
Sunday
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon.
Sunday Night
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Monday
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Isolated thunderstorms. Isolated showers until late afternoon, then scattered showers late.
Monday Night
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming east 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less, then around 2 feet after midnight. Scattered showers with isolated thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Tropical storm conditions possible.
Tuesday Night
Hurricane conditions possible.
Wednesday
Hurricane conditions possible.
Wednesday Night
Hurricane conditions possible.
Thursday
Southwest winds 55 to 75 knots. Gusts up to 95 knots, decreasing to 75 knots in the afternoon. Seas 17 to 22 feet, subsiding to 14 to 19 feet in the afternoon. Numerous showers with isolated thunderstorms. winds and seas higher in and near thunderstorms.

Winds and seas higher in and near thunderstorms.
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Last Update: 800 PM EDT Sat Sep 24 2022
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