Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

KE6AFE Santa Cruz (AP803)

Lat: 36.98217°NLon: 122.01533°WElev: 89ft.

NA

55°F

13°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 02 May 5:53 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

Santa Cruz CA

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 64. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 50. West southwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Light west southwest wind becoming west 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61. East northeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 64. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 50. West southwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Tuesday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Light west southwest wind becoming west 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61. East northeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Santa Cruz CA
 36.97°N 122.03°W (Elev. 69 ft)
2:48 am PDT May 2, 2016
6am PDT May 2, 2016-6pm PDT May 8, 2016
 
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