A Powerful Storm System To Impact the Southern Plains through the Gulf Coast

A vigorous storm system will develop over the southern Plains today, bringing strong winds and fire weather concerns from southeast New Mexico to south Texas, as well as a risk of severe storms and heavy rainfall from the ArkLaTex to the central Gulf Coast. The severe storm and heavy rainfall threat will spread across the Southeast on Friday.
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Last Update: 818 AM PST Thu Dec 13 2018

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4NM S Santa Cruz CA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: PZZ500-140530- 818 AM PST Thu Dec 13 2018 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... Northwest swell will increase across the waters through Friday night creating hazardous conditions particularly for smaller vessels. A significant long period northwest swell is then expected to arrive late Sunday into Monday through Tuesday, with very long period forerunners arriving Sunday morning. $$

Today
NE winds up to 10 kt...becoming SW this afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 8 ft at 16 seconds.
Tonight
E winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 8 ft at 16 seconds.
Fri
SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. W swell 4 to 7 ft at 16 seconds. A chance of rain.
Fri Night
SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 9 ft at 16 seconds. A chance of rain.
Sat
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 9 ft at 16 seconds. A slight chance of showers.
Sat Night
S winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 7 ft at 16 seconds.
Sun
S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 8 to 13 ft. Rain.
Mon
N winds around 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 10 to 15 ft. A chance of showers.
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Last Update: 818 AM PST Thu Dec 13 2018
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