Wintery Weather Stretching from the West Coast to the Great Lakes

Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for the Great Lakes with 2 to 3 feet storm total snow possible. Arctic Air extends across much of the U.S. with breezy winds and temperatures 15-35 degrees below normal in the Northern Plains. Out west, heavy mountain snow and some low elevation snow and freezing rain forecast as a warmer weather system interacts with the Arctic airmass.
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Last Update: 248 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

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7NM SE Santa Cruz CA

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

Synopsis: GREATER FARALLONES...AND CORDELL BANK NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARIES...

A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE EASTWARD OVER THE AREA THROUGH THE MORNING. STRONG AND GUSTY SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WINDS THIS MORNING WILL THEN WEAKEN AND VEER WEST TODAY. THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED ALONG THE COAST TODAY. A DOMINATE WESTERLY SWELL TRAIN WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE WORK WEEK.

Today
S winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 3 to 4 ft at 13 seconds. Rain in the morning...then rain likely in the afternoon.
Tonight
S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 5 to 6 ft at 15 seconds. Showers likely in the evening...then chance of showers after midnight.
Fri
SE winds 5 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 6 ft at 14 seconds. Chance of showers.
Fri Night
SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 5 ft at 14 seconds. Chance of rain.
Sat
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 5 to 7 ft at 14 seconds. Chance of rain...then slight chance of rain in the evening.
Sun
NE winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 6 ft.
Mon
SE winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 ft.
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Last Update: 248 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016
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