Pacific Storm Brings Multiple Impacts to the West;Severe Weather Expected in the Central U.S.

A strong storm is expected to produce heavy rainfall in northern and central California that could lead to significant and life-threatening flash floods and mudslides, particularly over burn scar areas, and periods of heavy snow and gusty winds from the Cascades and Sierra into the Intermountain West through Monday. Severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall expected in the Mid-Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

KE6AFE Santa Cruz (AP803)

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

NA

57°F

14°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed NA 0 MPH
Barometer 29.84 in (1010.5 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 24 Oct 01:37 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

Santa Cruz CA

Wind Advisory October 24, 05:00am until October 24, 08:00pm
High Surf Warning October 24, 11:00pm until October 26, 11:00am
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Wind Advisory
High Surf Warning
  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 56. South wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain, mainly after 11am.  High near 62. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 52. Breezy, with a southwest wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 46 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain, mainly before 11am.  High near 61. West wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of rain after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 56. South wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain, mainly after 11am. High near 62. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 52. Breezy, with a southwest wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 46 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 inches possible.
Monday
Rain, mainly before 11am. High near 61. West wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of rain after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Santa Cruz CA
 36.97°N 122°W (Elev. 26 ft)
5:46 pm PDT Oct 23, 2021
1am PDT Oct 24, 2021-6pm PDT Oct 30, 2021
 
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