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Critical Fire Weather Threats in California; Persistent Heavy Rain in Texas

Strong offshore Santa Ana winds will continue to produce critical fire weather threats in southern California. Gusty winds will continue for portions of northern California where elevated-to-critical fire weather threats can be expected. Meanwhile, heavy rain keeps falling in Texas with potential for excessive rains and flash flooding continuing. Read More >

Observed Model Pressure Differences

Observation Pressure Gradient Table
National Weather Service, Anchorage AK Forecast Office
Tue Oct 16 10:10:01 GMT 2018

Time  PAWR- PACV- PATK- PANC- PATK- PAGK- PANC- PAGK- PAHO- PADQ- PAGK- PAGK- PANN-
      PANC  PANC  PANC  PAHO  PAEN  PANC  PAMC  PATK  PAKN  PAKN  PACV  PAVD  PATK 
1511   1.2   1.2   1.7   2.5   1.6   8.0   1.2   6.3  11.5   5.9   6.8   2.6   0.8 
1512   1.3   1.3   0.5   3.6   1.8   7.4   2.6   6.9  11.3   6.3   6.1   2.1   1.1 
1513   1.9   2.1   1.2   2.5   1.8   8.6   1.7   7.4  12.7   7.0   6.5   2.3   1.2 
1514   2.2     m   1.4   3.9   1.9   8.1   2.4   6.7  11.4     m     m   1.5   0.7 
1515   2.7   2.4   1.2   4.4   2.8   8.4   2.7   7.2  11.6   6.7   6.0   2.1   1.0 
1516   3.2   2.7   1.6   4.9   2.9   8.7   2.6   7.1  10.8   6.2   6.0   1.6   0.8 
1517   3.4   3.4   1.5   4.1   3.1   9.4   2.2   7.9  11.3   6.1   6.0   1.8   1.4 
1518   3.5   3.5   1.6   5.6   3.1   9.5   2.4   7.9   9.3     m   6.0   1.8   0.9 
1519   2.6   3.3   1.4   5.9   3.9   9.3   1.7   7.9   8.7   4.2   6.0   1.9   1.0 
1520   2.5   3.6   2.1   5.4   4.2   9.9   1.4   7.8   8.2     m   6.3   2.5   1.3 
1521   2.1   3.2   2.1   5.4   4.1  10.2   1.2   8.1   7.5     m   7.0   2.4   1.0 
1522   1.1   3.9   1.5   5.8   3.7   9.8   1.0   8.3   7.1     m   5.9   2.7   1.6 
1523   1.7   5.3   1.4   5.4   3.4  10.2   0.9   8.8   6.4   4.0   4.9   2.5   3.1 
1600   1.6   6.3   1.2   5.2   3.0  10.3   0.5   9.1   5.8   4.0   4.0   2.2   3.2 
1601   1.6     m   1.4   4.6   3.3  10.3   0.6   8.9   5.8   4.4     m   1.4   3.3 
1602   1.8     m   1.6   3.8   2.5     m   0.2     m   5.7   4.8     m     m   3.6 
1603   1.8   9.9   1.8   3.4   2.9  11.1   0.0   9.3   5.5   4.8   1.2   0.5   3.6 
1604   1.2  10.2   2.2   3.0   3.4  11.3  -0.9   9.1   5.7   5.0   1.1   0.2   2.7 
1605   1.7  11.4   2.8   1.7   3.3  11.4  -0.9   8.6   5.7   4.7   0.0  -0.4   2.1 
1606   1.5  11.8   3.0   1.1   3.3  10.7  -1.0   7.7   5.6   4.3  -1.1  -1.4   1.5 
1607   1.9  12.0   3.1   0.6   3.3  10.6  -0.8   7.5   5.5     m  -1.4  -2.0   0.9 
1608   2.3  11.7   3.2   0.1   2.8  10.4  -0.1   7.2   5.5   4.2  -1.3  -1.8   0.5 
1609   1.9  10.9   2.7   0.0   2.5  10.0  -0.4   7.3   5.5   4.4  -0.9  -1.7   0.7 
1610   2.1   9.7   2.8  -1.0     m  10.0  -1.5   7.2   6.0   4.7   0.3  -1.0   0.5 

 


Forecast Model Pressure Differences

 North American Mesoscale Model

Model Forecast Pressure Gradient Table
National Weather Service, Anchorage AK Forecast Office
Tue Oct 16 03:30:01 GMT 2018

     ETA242 Pressure Difference Forecast ( 20181016_0000  UTC)
DDHH  PAWR- PACV- PATK- PANC- PATK- PAGK- PANC- PAGK- PAHO- PADQ- PAGK- PAGK- PANN-
      PANC  PANC  PANC  PAHO  PAEN  PANC  PAMC  PATK  PAKN  PAKN  PACV  PAVD  PATK 
1600   0.5   6.8   2.1   3.8   2.9   8.1  -0.3   6.0   5.4   3.4   1.4   1.8   3.9
1603   1.3   8.8   2.7   2.6   3.0   9.8  -0.2   7.1   4.6   3.2   1.1   1.7   4.0
1606   1.9   9.6   2.7   1.3   2.6   9.8  -0.2   7.1   4.3   3.6   0.2   1.7   3.6
1609   1.7   9.4   3.3   0.2   3.1   9.7  -0.9   6.3   3.6   3.5   0.3   1.1   2.1
1612   1.0   8.1   3.1  -2.5   0.9   9.1  -2.3   6.0   4.2   4.4   1.0   2.2   2.2
1615   1.5   8.3  -2.6   0.6  -2.0   3.2   3.3   5.8   5.4   4.8  -5.1  -2.7   1.3
1618   2.2   7.4  -0.3   1.1   0.8   4.2   4.9   4.5   6.6   5.2  -3.2  -1.6  -4.6
1621   2.5   7.2   0.3   1.3   1.1   4.2   4.3   3.9   6.4   4.7  -3.0  -1.4  -4.3
1700   2.3   6.5   0.4   1.3   0.7   4.6   3.7   4.2   5.8   4.4  -1.9  -0.7  -1.9
1703   2.2   5.7   0.4   1.4   1.5   3.9   4.0   3.6   4.6   4.5  -1.8   0.2  -2.4
1706   1.9   6.6   0.5   0.4   1.3   4.0   4.1   3.5   4.1   4.5  -2.7  -2.1  -3.2
1709   1.8   5.9   0.4  -0.1   0.7   3.9   4.1   3.5   4.0   4.2  -2.1  -1.4  -3.3
1712   1.3   5.2  -0.2   0.1   0.3   3.4   4.7   3.7   4.0   4.2  -1.8  -0.9  -2.9
1715   1.8   4.9  -0.4   0.4   0.4   2.9   5.6   3.3   4.0   4.5  -2.0  -0.8  -3.5
1718   1.9   5.0  -0.2   0.0   0.3   3.0   5.3   3.1   4.1   4.3  -2.0  -0.7  -3.3
1721   1.3   4.8  -0.5  -0.0  -0.1   2.2   5.1   2.7   4.6   4.2  -2.6  -0.9  -2.4
1800   1.0   5.1  -0.1   0.1   0.0   2.2   4.9   2.3   4.6   4.0  -2.9  -2.8  -2.9
1803   1.3   4.8   0.0   0.7   0.5   2.5   4.7   2.5   4.4   3.9  -2.4  -2.2  -3.1
1806   1.5   4.3  -0.1   0.9   0.8   2.5   4.5   2.6   5.1   3.7  -1.9  -1.2  -2.9
1809   0.6   3.8  -0.4   1.7   0.8   2.4   4.5   2.8   5.2   3.4  -1.4  -1.0  -2.7
1812   1.4   3.1   0.8   1.8   1.7   3.5   3.5   2.6   5.1   3.1   0.3  -0.3  -2.0
1815   1.2   3.1   1.3   2.0   2.3   4.2   2.6   2.8   5.1   2.9   1.1   0.4  -1.0
1818   1.8   3.9   1.2   2.2   2.3   4.4   2.0   3.2   4.9   2.4   0.5   0.5   0.0
1821   2.3   2.9   0.9   2.7   2.2   3.7   1.6   2.8   3.9   1.5   0.8   0.1   0.9
1900   1.3   0.6   1.2   3.2   2.9   3.5   0.7   2.3   2.9   0.5   3.0   1.5   1.5
1903  -0.0  -1.2   2.1   4.2   3.5   4.7  -1.5   2.6  -0.0  -1.8   6.0   3.6   3.2
1906  -0.1   0.4   2.6   4.6   4.1   5.5  -5.0   2.8  -3.4  -4.6   5.0   3.4   6.4
1909  -0.8  -4.0   3.2   5.4   4.6   3.5  -7.8   0.3  -7.2  -7.9   7.6   3.7   8.2
1912  -2.4  -3.5   2.5   3.3   3.0   3.6 -11.3   1.1 -10.4  -7.6   7.2   4.0  11.5