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Strong Pacific Storm System Bringing Heavy Rain, Mountain Snow and Strong Wind to California

Another Pacific storm system will bring a continued threat for heavy rain, very heavy mountain snow, and strong winds to California through Tuesday. The threat of flooding, landslides, and avalanches will create dangerous travel conditions in many parts of the state. In addition, downed trees and power lines could lead to scattered power outages. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watsonville, Watsonville Municipal Airport (KWVI)

Lat: 36.93944°NLon: 121.78889°WElev: 161ft.

Hvy Rain, Fog

55°F

13°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Last update 20 Feb 12:53 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Castroville CA

Flood Watch until February 21, 04:00am
High Wind Warning until February 21, 03:00am
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Flood Watch
High Wind Warning
  •  
    Flood Watch until February 21, 04:00am
    High Wind Warning until February 21, 03:00am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  High near 63. South southeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Rain

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then rain likely.  Low around 55. Windy, with a southeast wind 29 to 32 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Windy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West northwest wind 11 to 13 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the morning.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Washington's Birthday
Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. High near 63. South southeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then rain likely. Low around 55. Windy, with a southeast wind 29 to 32 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West northwest wind 11 to 13 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the morning. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
A slight chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Castroville CA
 36.78°N 121.79°W (Elev. 7 ft)
11:58 am PST Feb 20, 2017
1pm PST Feb 20, 2017-6pm PST Feb 26, 2017
 
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