Extreme Fire Weather Threat in Southern California; Chilly Weather for Much of U.S.; Heavy Rain in South Plains

Cold, Canadian air will cause Santa Ana winds to develop across southern California for extreme fire weather threats early this week, and critical Fire Weather threats through mid-week. This cold air is also plunging much of the U.S. below to much below normal temperatures, especially, across the High Plains. Heavy rains continue across the South Plains as moist air rides over this cold front.
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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

Rappahannock Light VA

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Today

    Chance Showers

    SW 16kt
    2ft
  • Tonight

    Showers Likely

    SW 17kt
    2-3ft

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Tuesday

    Showers Likely

    N 20ktWinds Decreasing
    4ftWaves Subsiding

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers

    Winds IncreasingWSW 11kt
    1ft
  • Wednesday

    Chance Showers

    WNW 14kt
    1-2ft
  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    NNW 20kt
    3-4ft
  • Thursday

    Sunny

    NNW 17kt
    2-3ft
  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    NNW 11kt
    1ft
  • Friday

    Sunny

    SSW 12kt
    1ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 4:46 am EDT Oct 15, 2018
Forecast Valid: 7am EDT Oct 15, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 21, 2018

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Detailed Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH

Synopsis: ANZ600-152015- 400 AM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018 .Synopsis for Fenwick Island DE to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nautical miles Including Virginia Portion of the Chesapeake Bay Currituck Sound and Portions of the James, York, and Rappahannock rivers... An area of high pressure is moving off the coast this morning. A cold front will approach the area Monday afternoon and move through the region on Monday night. A reinforcing cold front should move through the region on Wednesday before high pressure builds over the area for the end of the week. $$

Today
SW wind 13 to 16 kt. A chance of showers before 11am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm. Seas around 2 ft.
Tonight
SSW wind 15 to 17 kt becoming W after midnight. Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Tuesday
N wind 15 to 20 kt decreasing to 7 to 12 kt. Showers likely, mainly before 8am. Seas 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft.
Tuesday Night
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming WSW 6 to 11 kt in the evening. A chance of showers, mainly after 2am. Seas around 1 ft.
Wednesday
WNW wind around 14 kt. A chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Wednesday Night
NNW wind 17 to 20 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Thursday
NNW wind 14 to 17 kt. Sunny. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Thursday Night
NNW wind 6 to 11 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday
W wind 7 to 12 kt becoming SSW in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.

*Notices:

  1. This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
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Point Forecast: 37.55°N 76°W
Last Update: 4:46 am EDT Oct 15, 2018
Forecast Valid: 7am EDT Oct 15, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 21, 2018
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