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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: 900 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

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Waters from Cape Mendocino to Pt. Arena CA from 10 to 60 nm

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...



  • SynopsisA PERSISTENT HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM OFFSHORE INTERACTING WITH A THERMAL TROUGH ACROSS CALIFORNIA WILL MAINTAIN ELEVATED NORTHERLY WINDS AND SHORT PERIOD SEAS ACROSS THE OUTER WATERS THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.
  • Tonight N winds 20 to 25 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves N 7 ft at 8 seconds...and S 2 ft at 12 seconds. Patchy fog.
  • Fri N winds 20 to 25 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves N 9 ft at 8 seconds...and SW 2 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog.
  • Fri Night N winds 20 to 25 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves N 10 ft at 8 seconds...and SW 2 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog.
  • Sat N winds 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Waves N 10 ft at 8 seconds...and SW 2 ft at 15 seconds.
  • Sat Night N winds 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Waves N 10 ft at 8 seconds.
  • Sun N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Waves N 11 ft at 9 seconds...and SW 2 ft at 15 seconds.
  • Mon N winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves NW 10 ft at 9 seconds...and SW 3 ft at 14 seconds.
  • Tue N winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves NW 9 ft at 8 seconds...and SW 3 ft at 14 seconds.



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Zone Area Forecast for Waters from Cape Mendocino to Pt. Arena CA from 10 to 60 nm
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