Major Hurricane Lane Nudging Closer to Hawaii; Locally Heavy Rain in Southwest; Air Quality Issues in Northwest

Major hurricane Lane continues to inch closer to Hawaii with multiple hazards already in effect, including Hurricane Watches for Maui and Hawaii Counties and a Flash Flood Watch for the state. Meanwhile, monsoon moisture may produce locally heavy rain and flash flood concerns in the Four Corners. Finally, air quality concerns persist across the Northwest with smoke from ongoing western wildfires. Read More >

Current conditions at

KE6AFE Santa Cruz (AP803)

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

NA

67°F

19°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed S 5 G 10 MPH
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 21 Aug 6:33 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

Santa Cruz CA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 56. West wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 69. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 55. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 70. West wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 13 to 18 mph becoming light west southwest  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 56. West wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 69. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 55. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 70. West wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Thursday Night
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 13 to 18 mph becoming light west southwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Friday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Santa Cruz CA
 36.97°N 122.03°W (Elev. 69 ft)
3:23 pm PDT Aug 21, 2018
6pm PDT Aug 21, 2018-6pm PDT Aug 28, 2018
 
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