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Heavy rain forecast for parts of the Southwest

The combination of a slow-moving front and monsoon moisture will bring thunderstorms to parts of the Southwest, some with heavy rain that could lead to isolated flash flooding. Areas at risk include southern Arizona, New Mexico and western Texas.
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Last Update: 224 AM PDT FRI AUG 1 2014

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Inner waters from Point Mugu to San Mateo Pt. CA including Santa Catalina and Santa Barbara Islands

Marine Zone Forecast





  • SynopsisAT 09Z...OR 2 AM PDT...A 1020 MB SURFACE HIGH WAS CENTERED 500 NM W OF POINT CONCEPTION AND A 1004 MB THERMAL LOW WAS SOUTH OF LAS VEGAS NEVADA. THIS PATTERN WILL PERSIST THROUGH SUN NIGHT.
  • Today Winds variable 10 kt or less...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. SW swell 2 ft at 15 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
  • Tonight W winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming variable 10 kt or less late evening. Wind waves 2 ft or less. SW swell 2 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
  • Sat Winds variable 10 kt or less...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. SW swell 2 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
  • Sat Night W winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening...becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. SW swell 2 ft at 14 seconds.
  • Sun Winds variable 10 kt or less...becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft at 8 seconds and SW 2 ft at 14 seconds. Slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.
  • Sun Night W winds 10 kt in the evening...becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft and SW 2 ft. Slight chance of tstms in the evening. Patchy fog after midnight.
  • Mon W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft and SW 2 ft. Patchy fog.
  • Tue W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft and SW 2 ft. Patchy fog.



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Zone Area Forecast for Inner waters from Point Mugu to San Mateo Pt. CA including Santa Catalina and Santa Barbara Islands
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