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Severe weather threat returns to the southern Plains on Sunday

Severe weather is possible on Sunday across a large portion of the southern Plains. Large to very large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats although isolated tornadoes cannot be ruled out. The Storm Prediction Center has highlighted an area of Slight Risk for the area most likely to see severe weather.
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Last Update: 823 PM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

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7NM SE Santa Cruz CA

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

Synopsis: GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY WITH ROUGH AND CHOPPY SEAS. WINDS WILL TURN MORE NORTHERLY SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS AND THE PRESSURE GRADIENT STRENGTHENS NEAR CAPE MENDOCINO.

Tonight
NW winds 15 to 25 kt...decreasing to 5 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 11 seconds.
Sun
NW winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming W 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 10 seconds.
Sun Night
W winds 15 to 25 kt...becoming N 5 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
Mon
W winds 5 kt. Wind waves less than 2 ft. NW swell 2 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.
Mon Night
SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 11 seconds.
Tue
W winds 10 kt. Wind waves less than 2 ft. W swell 2 to 4 ft...increasing to 3 to 5 ft.
Wed
W winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves less than 2 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft.
Thu
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft.

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Last Update: 823 PM PDT SAT APR 25 2015
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