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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

KE6AFE Santa Cruz (AP803)

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

NA

52°F

11°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 29.82 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 19 Jan 6:22 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

Santa Cruz CA

Wind Advisory January 20, 02:00am until January 20, 10:00am
High Surf Warning January 20, 12:00pm until January 21, 04:00pm
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Wind Advisory
High Surf Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 51. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 57. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 23 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 45. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. West northwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 49. South southeast wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers.  High near 57. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers.  Low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 51. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 57. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 23 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 45. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. West northwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 49. South southeast wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers. High near 57. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers. Low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Santa Cruz CA
 36.97°N 122.03°W (Elev. 69 ft)
2:10 pm PST Jan 19, 2017
6pm PST Jan 19, 2017-6pm PST Jan 26, 2017
 
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