Beta Moving Toward the Texas Coast; Fire Weather Concerns in the West

Beta is expected to slowly approach the Texas coast with an increasing risk of heavy rainfall and flooding along the northwest Gulf Coast by Sunday. Life-threatening storm surge and hurricane-force winds are possible along portions of the Texas Coast by Monday. Elsewhere, gusty conditions will again result in fire weather concerns from the Southwest to the High Plains.
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Last Update: 230 PM PDT Sat Sep 19 2020

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8NM S Big Sur CA

Marine Zone Forecast


...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
Synopsis: PZZ500-201030- 230 PM PDT Sat Sep 19 2020 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... Northwest winds will increase this afternoon with locally stronger conditions along the Big Sur Coast south of Point Sur. These winds will generate steep fresh swell resulting in hazardous seas conditions for smaller vessels. Mixed seas will continue with a shorter period northwest swell and a moderate period south to southwest swell. A longer period southwest swell will arrive Sunday morning. $$

Rest Of Today
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 8 seconds and S around 2 ft at 15 seconds.
Tonight
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 8 seconds and S around 2 ft at 15 seconds.
Sun
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 8 seconds and S around 2 ft at 15 seconds.
Sun Night
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 8 seconds and SW around 2 ft at 20 seconds.
Mon
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 8 seconds and SW around 2 ft at 20 seconds.
Mon Night
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds and SW around 2 ft at 19 seconds.
Tue
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft and SW around 2 ft.
Wed
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft and SW around 2 ft.
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Last Update: 230 PM PDT Sat Sep 19 2020
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