Critical Fire Weather Conditions for California and the Plains; Wet and Stormy Across the East

Critical fire weather conditions are likely to persist over parts of California and the Plains through Thursday. Elsewhere, a pair of cold fronts will deliver wet and stormy conditions to the eastern U.S. into Wednesday. Much cooler air will arrive in wake of the frontal passages with a return to below normal temperatures.
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Last Update: 416 PM EDT Tue Sep 29 2020

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...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM EDT WEDNESDAY THROUGH

Synopsis: ANZ200-300900- 416 PM EDT Tue Sep 29 2020 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... An area of low pressure develops over the Mid Atlantic region tonight. Southerly gales may accompany this low along with periods of heavy rain as it makes its way into New England Wednesday. A cold front sweeps across the waters Wednesday with improving weather conditions as winds shift from south to west. Dry, tranquil weather returns Thursday. Weak low pressure tracks across the New England waters Fri from southwest to northeast. Behind the low, dry west winds follow Saturday. For additional information on possible hazardous weather for the week ahead, please visit www.weather.gov/boston/ehwo . $$

Tonight
S winds around 10 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt after midnight. Waves around 2 ft. Patchy fog. Isolated tstms. A slight chance of rain this evening, then rain likely after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Wed
S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Waves around 2 ft, except 3 to 5 ft at the outer harbor entrance. Patchy fog. Rain with a chance of tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Wed Night
SW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Thu
SW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Thu Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
Fri And Fri Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. A chance of showers.
Sat Through Sun Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. winds and waves higher in and near tstms. seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height.
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Last Update: 416 PM EDT Tue Sep 29 2020
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