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Cold and Snow Pushing into South-Central U.S.; Fire Weather Concerns Persist in Northern California

An Arctic front will bring a wide swath of much below normal temperatures, snow, and chilly wind chills from the Rockies to the Mississippi Valley. Another cold front will bring more snow from the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to the Northeast. Cold Arctic air in the Great Basin will continue to produce gusty winds and Critical Fire Weather threats to northern California. Read More >

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   Buoy 42020 35 NM East of Port Mansfield
   Buoy 42002 200 NM East of South Padre Island
   Buoy 42019 150 NM Northeast of Port Mansfield
   Buoy 42045 40 NM East of South Padre Island
   Buoy 42044 8 NM Northeast of South Padre Island
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