Heavy Rainfall and Severe Thunderstorms Possible Across the Central U.S.; Hurricane Lane Continues Westward Across the Central Pacific

An area of low pressure moving across the Central U.S. will continue to bring heavy rainfall and flash flooding across parts of that region, along with the threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening. Meanwhile, swells from Hurricane Lane are reaching parts of Hawaii today, with some additional impacts possible later this week, depending on the storm's track. Read More >

Current conditions at

Santa Maria Public Airport/Capt G Allan Hancock Field (KSMX)

Lat: 34.89408°NLon: 120.45212°WElev: 243ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed WNW 10 MPH
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 3:05 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

Santa Maria CA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 55. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 70. Light northwest wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light north northwest  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 55. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Tuesday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 70. Light northwest wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light north northwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Santa Maria CA
 34.96°N 120.45°W (Elev. 197 ft)
2:40 pm PDT Aug 20, 2018
3pm PDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm PDT Aug 27, 2018
 
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