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Developing storm will spread rain across eastern U.S.; thunderstorms in the Southeast

A storm system developing in the South will move up the Mississippi River Valley on Sunday bringing rainfall to much of the eastern U.S., along with thunderstorms in the southeastern states. Some of the thunderstorms in the Southeast could produce large hail, damaging wind and heavy rain.
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Last Update: 308 AM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

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Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island CA and Westward 60 NM

Marine Zone Forecast




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

  • SynopsisAT 10Z...OR 2 AM PST...A 1029 MB HIGH PRESSURE CENTER WAS LOCATED 400 NM WEST OF MONTEREY CALIFORNIA AND A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WAS OVER THE GULF OF CALIFORNIA.

    MODERATE NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE OVER THE OUTER WATERS THROUGH TONIGHT. GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS WILL AFFECT THE NEARSHORE WATERS DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS THROUGH TUESDAY WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS NEAR THE COAST FROM MALIBU TO SANTA MONICA.
  • Today N winds 15 to 25 kt with local gusts to 35 kt. Combined seas 9 to 11 ft dominant period 15 seconds.
  • Tonight N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 8 to 11 ft dominant period 13 seconds.
  • Mon N winds 10 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt. Combined seas 9 to 11 ft dominant period 13 seconds...subsiding to 7 to 10 ft dominant period 13 seconds in the afternoon.
  • Mon Night N winds 10 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt... Becoming 5 to 15 kt after midnight. Strongest northwestern portion. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at 14 seconds.
  • Tue NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 14 seconds.
  • Tue Night N winds 10 kt in the evening...becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft.
  • Wed N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft.
  • Thu NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft.



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Zone Area Forecast for Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island CA and Westward 60 NM
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