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Strong thunderstorms possible from southwestern Texas to northern Maine

Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible today from southwestern Texas to northern Maine. Primary threats will be damaging wind gusts and marginally severe hail. Moderate to heavy rainfall could also produce flash flooding from central and northern Texas to the lower Mississippi Valley and Ohio Valley.
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Last Update: 839 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

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7NM SE Santa Cruz CA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: GENERALLY LIGHT NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL PREVAIL TODAY. WINDS ARE ANTICIPATED TO REMAIN GENERALLY LIGHT AND BECOME SOUTHERLY ON SUNDAY AS A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM APPROACHES THE COAST. SEAS WILL ALSO REMAIN GENTLE THROUGH THE FIRST OF THE WEEK. THE SURFACE PRESSURE GRADIENT IS EXPECTED TO STRENGTHEN MIDWEEK RESULTING IN INCREASING NORTHWEST WINDS AND BUILDING SEAS.

Today
W winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves less than 2 ft...becoming 3 ft in the afternoon. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 12 seconds and SW 3 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog late in the morning. Areas of drizzle late in the morning.
Tonight
W winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming S 5 kt after midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft in the evening...becoming less than 2 ft. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 12 seconds and SW 3 ft at 13 seconds. patchy fog after midnight.
Sun
W winds 10 kt. Wind waves less than 2 ft. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 11 seconds and SW 3 ft at 13 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning. Patchy drizzle in the morning.
Sun Night
SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves less than 2 ft. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 11 seconds.
Mon
S winds 5 kt...becoming W. Wind waves less than 2 ft. NW swell 2 ft at 11 seconds.
Tue
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft.
Wed
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft.
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Last Update: 839 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015
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