Severe Thunderstorms Possible From The Southern Plains To the Mid Atlantic; Heat And Critical Fire Weather Over The West

Isolated to scattered strong to severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds and large hail will be possible from the southern Plains to the Mid South and Mid Atlantic region Friday and Saturday. Over the western U.S., critical fire weather conditions and very hot temperatures are expected over the Four Corners Region and into California.
Read More...

9NM S Santa Cruz CA

Marine Point Forecast

[NOTICE]
  • Overnight

    Patchy Fog

    NW 14kt
    3ft
  • Friday

    Patchy Fog

    Winds IncreasingW 19kt
    3-5ft
  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    NW 20ktWinds Decreasing
    2-4ft
  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    WNW 17kt
    3-5ft
  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    W 13kt
    3ft
  • Sunday

    Partly Sunny

    Winds IncreasingW 8kt
    3ft
  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    WSW 8kt
    3ft
  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    W 9kt
    3-4ft
  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    NW 11kt
    4ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 2:20 pm PDT Jun 21, 2018
Forecast Valid: 3am PDT Jun 22, 2018-6pm PDT Jun 28, 2018

View Nearby Observations

Detailed Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PDT TONIGHT...

Synopsis: PZZ500-221030- 847 PM PDT Thu Jun 21 2018 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... High pressure building over the Eastern Pacific will maintain moderate to strong northerly winds across the coastal waters through Saturday night. These sustained strong winds will produce relatively large and steep winds waves on top of a building northwesterly swell with moderate periods. Winds will decrease Sunday as a southerly surge moves up the coast. $$

Overnight
NW wind around 14 kt. Patchy fog. Mixed swell...W 2 ft at 10 seconds and SSW 1 ft at 15 seconds. Wind waves around 3 ft.
Friday
W wind 8 to 13 kt increasing to 14 to 19 kt in the afternoon. Patchy fog before 11am. Mixed swell...W 2 ft at 10 seconds and SSW 1 ft at 19 seconds. Wind waves 2 ft building to 5 ft.
Friday Night
NW wind 15 to 20 kt decreasing to 8 to 13 kt in the evening. Partly cloudy. Mixed swell...W 2 ft at 10 seconds and S 1 ft at 18 seconds. Wind waves 5 ft subsiding to 2 ft.
Saturday
WNW wind 12 to 17 kt. Mostly sunny. Mixed swell...WNW 2 ft and S 1 ft. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
Saturday Night
W wind 8 to 13 kt. Mostly clear. Mixed swell...WNW 2 ft and S 1 ft. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft.
Sunday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming W 5 to 8 kt in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Mixed swell...WNW 2 ft and S 1 ft. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft.
Sunday Night
WSW wind 5 to 8 kt. Mostly cloudy. Mixed swell...WNW 2 ft and S 1 ft. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft.
Monday
S wind 5 to 9 kt becoming W in the morning. Mostly sunny. Mixed swell...WNW 2 ft and SSW 2 ft. Wind waves around 2 ft.
Monday Night
NW wind 9 to 11 kt. Mostly cloudy. Mixed swell...WNW 2 ft and SSW 2 ft. Wind waves around 2 ft.

*Notices:

  1. This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
  Select Another Point

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 36.84°N 122°W
Last Update: 2:20 pm PDT Jun 21, 2018
Forecast Valid: 3am PDT Jun 22, 2018-6pm PDT Jun 28, 2018
  Forecast Discussion
  Get as KML Get as XML

RADAR & SATELLITE IMAGES

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data