Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the West; Strong Cold Front Moves Over the Central U.S.

Dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions across a broad portion of the western U.S. and into the Plains. Elsewhere, a strong cold front will push across the central U.S. Showers and thunderstorms will be common ahead of the front, with a dramatic drop in temperatures and a return to below normal readings in its wake.
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Last Update: 140 AM EDT Mon Sep 28 2020

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Synopsis: AMZ100-281315- 140 AM EDT Mon Sep 28 2020 .Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters... A slow moving cold front will approach the area early this week and move through Wednesday night and early Thursday. Cooler high pressure expected to build over the area late week and next weekend. $$

Rest Of Tonight
SW winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat. A slight chance of showers.
Mon
NW winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat, increasing to light chop in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers.
Mon Night
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers. A slight chance of tstms after midnight.
Tue
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. Showers likely with a chance of tstms.
Tue Night
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. Showers likely with a chance of tstms.
Wed
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop in the afternoon. Showers likely with a chance of tstms.
Wed Night
W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough. Showers likely with a chance of tstms in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.
Thu
W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW around 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to light chop.
Fri
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, increasing to a moderate chop. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 140 AM EDT Mon Sep 28 2020
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