Flood Concerns in Parts of the East; Severe Weather for High Plains; Fire Weather in West

A stationary front will continue to produce thunderstorms and heavy rain that may result in flash flooding across the Carolinas and Mid-Atlantic today. Meanwhile, strong to isolated severe thunderstorms are possible from Montana to the southern Plains. Finally, a large area of elevated fire weather concerns with red flag warnings in effect across the West.
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Last Update: 218 PM PDT Thu Aug 6 2020

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18NM SW Long Beach CA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: PZZ600-070445- 218 PM PDT Thu Aug 6 2020 .Synopsis for the southern California coast and Santa Barbara Channel including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary and National Park...at 20Z, or 1 PM PDT, a 1026 MB high pressure was centered 800 NM west of San Francisco. A 997 MB thermal low was located over Nevada. The high will strengthen and move northward through the weekend. Gusty NW winds and choppy short- period seas will continue over the outer waters through at least Friday night. $$

Tonight
W winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 ft at 7 seconds.
Fri
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 7 seconds.
Fri Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 7 seconds.
Sat
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 ft at 7 seconds.
Sat Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 10 seconds.
Sun
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 10 seconds.
Sun Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 10 seconds. S swell 2 ft.
Mon
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 ft and S 3 ft.
Tue
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. Mixed swell W 2 ft and S 3 ft.
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Last Update: 218 PM PDT Thu Aug 6 2020
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