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Heavy rain and potential flooding in the Plains

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding are likely.
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Monterey CA

Marine Point Forecast

[NOTICE]
  • Today

    Partly Sunny

    W 12kt
    3-5ft
  • Tonight

    Patchy Fog

    WNW 14kt
    5ft
  • Sunday

    Patchy Fog

    W 11kt
    5ft
  • Sunday
    Night

    Patchy Fog

    W 10kt
    5ft
  • Memorial
    Day

    Patchy Fog

    Winds IncreasingW 8kt
    5-6ft
  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    WSW 9kt
    4ft
  • Tuesday

    Partly Sunny

    W 6kt
    4ft
  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    WNW 10kt
    4ft
  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Winds IncreasingWNW 9kt
    4ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 3:19 am PDT May 23, 2015
Forecast Valid: 9am PDT May 23, 2015-6pm PDT May 29, 2015

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Detailed Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH

Synopsis: THE SURFACE PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL STEADILY STRENGTHEN TODAY RESULTING IN INCREASING WINDS ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS. THESE STRENGTHENING WINDS WILL PROMOTE DETERIORATING SEA CONDITIONS. WINDS ARE ANTICIPATED TO DECREASE ON MEMORIAL DAY BEFORE INCREASING ONCE AGAIN ON WEDNESDAY.

Today
W wind 9 to 12 kt. Partly sunny. Mixed swell...WNW 4 ft at 10 seconds and SW 1 ft at 19 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Tonight
WNW wind 8 to 14 kt. Patchy fog after 11pm. Mixed swell...NW 5 ft at 8 seconds and SW 1 ft at 18 seconds becoming SSW. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft.
Sunday
W wind 6 to 11 kt. Patchy fog before 11am. WNW swell 5 ft at 8 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Sunday Night
W wind around 10 kt. Patchy fog after 2am. WNW swell 4 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Memorial Day
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming W 5 to 8 kt in the afternoon. Patchy fog before 8am. WNW swell 5 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Monday Night
WSW wind 5 to 9 kt. Partly cloudy. WNW swell 4 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Tuesday
SW wind around 6 kt becoming W in the morning. Partly sunny. Mixed swell...WNW 3 ft and S 2 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Tuesday Night
WNW wind 5 to 10 kt. Partly cloudy. Mixed swell...WNW 3 to 4 ft and SW 2 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Wednesday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming WNW 5 to 9 kt in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Mixed swell...WNW 3 ft and SW 2 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.

*Notices:

  1. This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
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ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 36.62°N 121.92°W
Last Update: 3:19 am PDT May 23, 2015
Forecast Valid: 9am PDT May 23, 2015-6pm PDT May 29, 2015
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