Excessive Heat in Southern California; Tropical Storm Ian Expected to Rapidly Intensify

Excessive heat is possible through Wednesday over southern California. Strong thunderstorms may pose some risk for severe weather across parts of the upper Ohio Valley into the northern Mid Atlantic coast. Tropical Storm Ian is forecast to approach the Florida peninsula at major hurricane strength by midweek, and poses a risk of dangerous storm surge, hurricane-force winds, and heavy rainfall.
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Last Update: 243 AM PDT Sun Sep 25 2022

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Medford, OR Local Forecast Office

19NM NW Brookings OR

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

Synopsis: Steep, wind driven seas will persist through Sunday night, then ease into Tuesday. South winds develop Tuesday ahead of a cold front which should move through by Wednesday afternoon. A larger but short- lived swell should arrive Wednesday night, then, north winds return Thursday and Friday.

Today
N wind 5 to 15 kt. Within 5 nm of brookings southward, wind variable less than 5 kt...becoming W 5 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 6 ft. Mixed swell NW 3 to 4 ft at 11 seconds and SW 2 ft at 17 seconds.
Tonight
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Within 5 nm of brookings southward, NW wind 5 kt early in the evening...becoming variable less than 5 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Mixed swell NW 4 ft at 10 seconds and SW 2 ft at 16 seconds. Areas of dense fog after midnight.
Mon
N wind 5 to 10 kt except variable less than 5 kt within 5 nm of brookings southward. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Mixed swell NW 3 to 4 ft at 10 seconds and SW 2 ft at 15 seconds.
Mon Night
N wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 3 to 4 ft and SW 2 ft.
Tue
S wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 3 ft and SW 2 ft.
Tue Night
S wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 3 ft and SW 2 ft. Chance of showers.
Wed
SE wind 10 kt...veering to W in the afternoon, then... Veering to N. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 ft...building to 9 ft.
Thu
N wind 15 to 20 kt...rising to 25 kt in the evening, then...easing to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less... Becoming 4 ft in the afternoon, then... Building to 6 ft in the evening...subsiding to 4 ft after midnight. NW swell 8 ft... Subsiding to 5 ft.
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Last Update: 243 AM PDT Sun Sep 25 2022
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