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Chance of severe thunderstorms in the Plains on Friday

Scattered strong to severe storms will be possible from northeast Colorado and northwest Kansas into Nebraska Friday afternoon and evening, then overnight across portions of the central and northern Plains. Large hail and strong wind gusts will be the primary threats, although a tornado cannot be ruled out.
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15NM S Santa Cruz CA

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

Tonight

Patchy Fog

W 6ktWinds Decreasing
3-4ft

Friday

Patchy Fog

Winds IncreasingW 9kt
4ft

Friday
Night

Patchy Fog

WNW 20kt
4-5ft

Saturday

Patchy Fog

W 10kt
4ft

Saturday
Night

Patchy Fog

SW 10kt
4ft

Sunday

Patchy Fog

Light Wind
4ft

Sunday
Night

Patchy Fog

Light Wind
3ft

Monday

Patchy Fog

Light Wind
3-5ft

Monday
Night

Patchy Fog

W 11ktWinds Decreasing
5ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 2:56 pm PDT Aug 21, 2014
Forecast Valid: 9pm PDT Aug 21, 2014-6pm PDT Aug 28, 2014

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Detailed Forecast



  • SynopsisGENERALLY TRANQUIL CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE EVENING. BY SATURDAY THE SURFACE PRESSURE GRADIENT IS EXPECTED TO INCREASE ...RESULTING IN STRENGTHENING WINDS. A MODERATE PERIOD SOUTHERLY SWELL GENERATED BY TROPICAL STORMS WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION LATER THIS WEEK.
  • Tonight W wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the evening. Patchy fog after 11pm. Mixed swell...WNW 3 ft at 9 seconds and S 2 ft at 12 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
  • Friday Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming W 5 to 9 kt in the afternoon. Patchy fog before 11am. Mixed swell...WNW 3 ft at 8 seconds and S 2 ft at 12 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
  • Friday Night WNW wind 13 to 20 kt. Patchy fog after 11pm. Mixed swell...WNW 3 ft at 8 seconds and S 2 ft at 12 seconds. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
  • Saturday W wind 5 to 10 kt. Patchy fog before 11am. Mixed swell...WNW 3 ft and S 2 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
  • Saturday Night SW wind 6 to 10 kt. Patchy fog after 11pm. Mixed swell...WNW 3 ft and S 3 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
  • Sunday Variable winds 5 kt or less. Patchy fog before 11am. Mixed swell...WNW 2 to 3 ft and S 3 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
  • Sunday Night Variable winds 5 kt or less. Patchy fog after 11pm. Mixed swell...WNW 2 ft and S 2 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
  • Monday Variable winds 5 kt or less. Patchy fog before 11am. Mixed swell...WNW 2 ft and SSW 4 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
  • Monday Night W wind 6 to 11 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the evening. Patchy fog after 11pm. Mixed swell...WNW 2 ft and SSW 4 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.