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: 402 PM EDT Tue Sep 29 2020

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31NM SSE New York NY

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...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

Synopsis: A cold front will cross the region tonight, bringing a return to more seasonable fall-like weather to the area. A weak wave of low pressure will ride along the East Coast Thursday night into Friday, but high pressure brings a return to dry weather for the weekend. A coastal storm may form over New England into the early portion of next week.

Tonight
S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 7 ft, building to 6 to 8 ft after midnight. Showers early this evening. A chance of tstms until early morning. Showers late this evening and overnight with vsby 1 to 3 nm. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
Wed
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt, decreasing to 20 kt late. Seas 4 to 7 ft, subsiding to 4 to 5 ft in the afternoon. Showers early in the morning, then a chance of showers late in the morning. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
Wed Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
Thu
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt early in the morning. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
Thu Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Fri
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers.
Fri Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.
Sat
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
Sat Night
W winds around 5 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas around 3 ft.
Sun
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
Sun Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 402 PM EDT Tue Sep 29 2020
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