Fire Weather in the West; Strong to Severe Storms in Southern Mid-Atlantic; Tropics off Florida and Southeast

Critical fire weather conditions will continue across the Inter-mountain West through the upcoming weekend, as Red Flag Warnings and Fire Weather Watches are in effect. Meanwhile, strong to severe storms w/ damaging winds and heavy rain likely in North Carolina and southern Virginia. Finally, the National Hurricane Center is monitoring a broad area of low pressure in the Bahamas for development.
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Last Update: 225 AM PDT Fri Aug 23 2019

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6NM W Cannon Beach OR

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: High pressure over the waters with a thermal low along the north California and south Oregon coast will continue through Friday. A trough temporarily weakens the high pressure during the weekend.

Today
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves N 3 ft at 4 seconds. NW swell 4 ft at 8 seconds.
Tonight
NW wind 10 to 15 kt, easing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves NW 2 ft at 4 seconds. NW swell 4 ft at 9 seconds.
Sat
NW wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves W 2 ft at 4 seconds. W swell 6 ft at 10 seconds.
Sat Night
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves N 3 ft at 4 seconds. W swell 6 ft at 12 seconds.
Sun
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves N 3 ft at 4 seconds. NW swell 7 ft at 11 seconds.
Sun Night
N wind 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves N 4 ft at 5 seconds. NW swell 7 ft at 10 seconds.
Mon
N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. NW swell 6 ft.
Tue
N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. NW swell 6 ft.
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Last Update: 225 AM PDT Fri Aug 23 2019
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