Heavy rain and severe weather possible from the northern/central Plains to the Upper Midwest

Heavy rainfall and severe thunderstorms are expected across portions of the northern and central Plains, pushing eastward into the Upper Midwest by Wednesday. These severe thunderstorms may be capable of producing large hail and damaging winds, and possibly some tornadoes.
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Last Update: 900 PM PDT Tue Jun 27 2017

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11NM SW Santa Cruz CA

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON

Synopsis: PZZ500-281015- 900 PM PDT Tue Jun 27 2017 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... High pressure will continue to build into the Eastern Pacific through the rest of the week. As such, moderate to strong northerly winds will continue to increase over the waters and bays through the majority of the forecast period. Southerly swell and wind driven waves will dominate and persist through Wednesday morning. $$

Tonight
NW winds 10 to 20 kt...decreasing to 5 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 2 ft at 9 seconds and SW 3 ft at 13 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Wed
NW winds 5 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Wed Night
NW winds 15 to 25 kt...decreasing to 5 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 ft at 9 seconds in the evening...becoming 2 ft or less. Patchy fog after midnight.
Thu
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. N swell 2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Thu Night
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 7 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Fri
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft. Patchy fog.
Sat
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft. Patchy fog.
Sun
NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft. Patchy fog.
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Last Update: 900 PM PDT Tue Jun 27 2017
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