Heavy Rainfall And Severe Weather Potential Continues From The Plains To The Mississippi Valley; Dry Out West

A low pressure system over the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy rainfall and flash flooding concerns through Friday. In addition, the threat for severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds and large hail will continue. Fire threats remain high across parts of the West with hot and dry conditions expected.
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Last Update: 800 PM PDT Wed Aug 15 2018

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7NM SW Santa Barbara CA

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Synopsis: PZZ600-161030- 800 PM PDT Wed Aug 15 2018 .Synopsis for the southern California coast and Santa Barbara Channel including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary and National Park...at 02Z...or 7 PM PDT, a 1026 MB high pressure center was located 1200 NM NW of Point Conception and a 1007 MB low pressure center was located over southern Nevada. Patchy fog...locally dense...will develop over portions of the coastal waters through the week, primarily in the overnight and early morning hours. $$

Tonight
W winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 8 seconds. patchy fog after midnight.
Thu
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 7 seconds. S swell 2 ft. Patchy fog in the morning.
Thu Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 11 seconds. S swell 2 ft. Patchy fog after midnight.
Fri
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 13 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Fri Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 13 seconds. S swell 2 ft. Patchy fog after midnight.
Sat
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Sat Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 7 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Sun
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft. Patchy fog.
Mon
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft. Patchy fog.
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Last Update: 800 PM PDT Wed Aug 15 2018
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