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Severe weather possible for parts of central U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening for parts of the central Plains and mid-Mississippi Valley, including parts of southern Nebraska and eastern Kansas, northern Oklahoma and western Missouri. Thunderstorms with large hail, locally-damaging wind and a tornado or two are likely across these areas.
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Last Update: 837 AM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

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Coastal waters from Cape Mendocino to Pt. Arena CA out 10 nm

Marine Zone Forecast





  • SynopsisA HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INCREASING BRISK NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS THIS WEEKEND. WINDS WILL DIMINISH BRIEFLY MONDAY AS A LOW PRESSURE TROUGH MOVES ACROSS THE AREA. HOWEVER WINDS AND SEAS WILL INCREASE AGAIN ON TUESDAY AS A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE STRENGTHENS.
  • Today N winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves NW 8 ft at 9 seconds.
  • Tonight N winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves NW 8 ft at 9 seconds... And NW 2 ft at 17 seconds.
  • Thu NE winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming NW up to 5 kt. Waves NW 6 ft at 9 seconds...and NW 2 ft at 16 seconds.
  • Thu Night N winds up to 5 kt. Waves NW 5 ft at 9 seconds... And W 2 ft at 16 seconds.
  • Fri N winds up to 5 kt. Waves NW 4 ft at 8 seconds...and SW 3 ft at 16 seconds.
  • Sat N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves W 6 ft at 12 seconds.
  • Sun N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves NW 8 ft at 11 seconds.



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Zone Area Forecast for Coastal waters from Cape Mendocino to Pt. Arena CA out 10 nm
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