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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Last Update: 854 AM PDT FRI MAY 29 2015

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36NM SSE Point Arena CA

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON

Synopsis: GENERALLY LIGHT TO LOCALLY MODERATE NORTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO PREVAIL TODAY...THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED SOUTH OF POINT SUR AND ALONG THE SONOMA COAST. WINDS ARE ANTICIPATED TO DECREASE ON SATURDAY AND BECOME SOUTHERLY ON SUNDAY AS A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM APPROACHES FROM THE WEST. WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN OUT OF THE NORTH ONCE AGAIN EARLY NEXT WEEK AS A THERMAL TROUGH BUILDS OVER CALIFORNIA.

Today
NW winds 10 to 20 kt...increasing to 15 to 25 kt this afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 13 seconds and SW 3 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog late in the morning.
Tonight
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 13 seconds and SW 3 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Sat
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 2 to 4 ft at 13 seconds and SW 3 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Sat Night
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 2 to 4 ft at 13 seconds and SW 3 ft at 13 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Sun
NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 2 to 4 ft at 13 seconds and SW 3 ft at 13 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning. Slight chance of showers.
Mon
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 2 to 4 ft and SW 3 ft. Slight chance of showers.
Tue
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft. SW swell 3 ft.
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Last Update: 854 AM PDT FRI MAY 29 2015
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