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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

Watsonville, Watsonville Municipal Airport (KWVI)

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

Hvy Rain

46°F

8°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 29.38 in
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 20 Jan 7:10 am PST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Freedom CA

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

    NOW until
    10:00am Fri

    Wind Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 55. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph becoming west northwest 17 to 22 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Windy

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 30 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

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, mainly before 10am, then a chance of rain after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain, mainly after 10pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 48. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 56. Breezy, with a southeast wind 18 to 25 mph becoming southwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers.  Low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 53.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 55. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph becoming west northwest 17 to 22 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers, mainly before 10am, then a chance of rain after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain, mainly after 10pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 48. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 56. Breezy, with a southeast wind 18 to 25 mph becoming southwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers. Low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 53.
Monday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Freedom CA
 36.93°N 121.85°W (Elev. 98 ft)
2:29 am PST Jan 20, 2017
7am PST Jan 20, 2017-6pm PST Jan 26, 2017
 
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