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Current conditions at

KE6AFE Santa Cruz (AP803)

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

NA

69°F

21°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed S 7 MPH
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.56 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 10 Aug 01:54 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

Santa Cruz CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog between 4am and 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 71. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Light south wind becoming west southwest 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog between 4am and 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 71. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Light south wind becoming west southwest 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Santa Cruz CA
 36.97°N 122°W (Elev. 26 ft)
1:10 pm PDT Aug 10, 2020
2pm PDT Aug 10, 2020-6pm PDT Aug 16, 2020
 
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