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Severe weather possible for parts of central Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Friday afternoon and evening across portions of the central Plains, from northeastern Colorado across much of Nebraska and northern Kansas and into extreme portions of western Iowa and northwestern Missouri. Large hail, damaging winds and isolated tornadoes are possible.
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Last Update: 225 PM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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Coastal Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas out to 10 nm

Marine Zone Forecast





  • SynopsisGENERALLY LIGHT TO MODERATE WINDS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH MUCH OF THE FORECAST PERIOD. STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED OVER THE NORTHERN WATERS. A MODERATE PERIOD SOUTHERLY SWELL...GENERATED BY TROPICAL STORMS...WILL CONTINUE INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.
  • Tonight NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. Mixed swell NW 3 to 5 ft at 8 seconds and S 3 to 5 ft at 12 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
  • Sat NE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 3 to 5 ft at 8 seconds and S 3 to 5 ft at 13 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
  • Sat Night NW winds 5 kt...becoming SW after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds and S 3 to 5 ft at 12 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
  • Sun SE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds and S 4 to 5 ft at 12 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
  • Sun Night SW winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds and S 3 to 4 ft at 12 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
  • Mon NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 2 to 4 ft. SW swell 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.
  • Tue NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. Mixed swell NW 2 to 3 ft and S 3 ft...becoming 2 to 4 ft and S 3 ft. Patchy fog.
  • Wed W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 2 to 3 ft. SW swell 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.



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Zone Area Forecast for Coastal Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas out to 10 nm
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