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Flooding Rains Continue to Threaten the Southwest, Southern Plains

Heavy rain is soaking much of southern and central New Mexico and Texas Thursday as the remnants of Odile moving into the southwestern United States. Up to four inches of rain has been reported in parts of New Mexico as of Thursday morning. Additional rainfall of two to four inches, with local amounts to six inches, can be expected through the weekend.
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Last Update: 854 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

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Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point from 10 to 60 nm

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  • SynopsisA STORM SYSTEM CENTERED APPROXIMATELY 200 MILES OFF OF CAPE MENDOCINO WILL MAINTAIN LIGHT TO OCCASIONALLY MODERATE SOUTHERLY WINDS ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. WINDS WILL BECOME NORTHWEST FRIDAY AS THE STORM SYSTEM PUSHES SOUTHEAST. A LARGE LONG PERIOD SOUTHWESTERLY SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE WATERS THROUGH THIS EVENING.
  • Today S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. Mixed swell NW 2 to 3 ft at 11 seconds and SW 5 to 7 ft at 15 seconds. Scattered showers.
  • Tonight SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. mixed swell NW 3 to 5 ft at 11 seconds and SW 3 to 4 ft at 15 seconds.
  • Fri NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. mixed swell NW 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds and SW 3 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
  • Fri Night NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. mixed swell NW 4 to 5 ft at 8 seconds and SW 3 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
  • Sat SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. mixed swell NW 4 to 6 ft at 12 seconds and SW 3 ft at 13 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning. Patchy fog after midnight.
  • Sun NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.
  • Mon NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.



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Zone Area Forecast for Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point from 10 to 60 nm
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