Severe Weather Across the Northern Tier of the Country; Heat Builds Across the Center of the Nation

A frontal boundary will focus the threat for showers and thunderstorms, some severe, across the northern tier of the country through Tuesday. Meanwhile, dangerous heat will expand across the center of the nation through at least the middle of the week. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions will persist across the Great Basin, portions of the Plains and interior Alaska. Read More >

Current conditions at

KE6AFE Santa Cruz (AP803)

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

NA

76°F

24°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed SW 0 MPH
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.56 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 04 Jul 04:51 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

Santa Cruz CA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 10pm.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 57. West wind 12 to 17 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 71. Light south southwest wind becoming west 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Patchy fog after 10pm.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 55. West wind 9 to 14 mph becoming light northwest  after midnight.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 73. Light and variable wind becoming west 13 to 18 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind 11 to 16 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 57. West wind 12 to 17 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Tuesday
Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 71. Light south southwest wind becoming west 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 55. West wind 9 to 14 mph becoming light northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 73. Light and variable wind becoming west 13 to 18 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday Night
Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind 11 to 16 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Thursday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Santa Cruz CA
 36.97°N 122.03°W (Elev. 69 ft)
4:04 pm PDT Jul 4, 2022
5pm PDT Jul 4, 2022-6pm PDT Jul 11, 2022
 
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