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: 400 PM EDT Tue Sep 29 2020

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...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...
Synopsis: ANZ600-300815- 400 PM EDT Tue Sep 29 2020 .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... Low pressure moves through the region this evening through tonight, with a cold front crossing the mid-Atlantic waters after midnight. Another cold front crosses the coast Thursday night. High pressure builds across the area into the upcoming weekend. $$

Through 7 Pm
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 4 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds. Showers likely with a slight chance of tstms.
Tonight
S winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt in the late evening and early morning, then becoming W 15 to 20 kt late. Seas 5 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds. Showers likely early in the evening, then showers in the late evening and overnight. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Wed
W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds. Showers in the morning.
Wed Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
Thu
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the late morning and afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
Thu Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
Fri
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
Fri Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
Sat
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Sat Night
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 400 PM EDT Tue Sep 29 2020
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