Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain possible today across portions of the central plains and mid-Mississippi valley

Showers and thunderstorms are possible from the Upper Midwest to the central plains and mid-Mississippi valley today and into tonight. Some storms may be severe, and heavy rainfall is also possible.
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Last Update: 834 AM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

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7NM SE Santa Cruz CA

Marine Zone Forecast


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

GENERALLY LIGHT TO MODERATE NORTHERLY WINDS WILL PERSIST OVER THE REGION AS HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS ALOFT. LOCALLY STRONGER AND GUSTY ONSHORE WINDS ARE FORECAST NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. A MIXED SWELL WILL CONTINUE AS A LONG PERIOD SOUTHERLY SWELL IMPACTS THE COASTAL WATERS.

Today
SE winds 5 kt...becoming W 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 2 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog late in the morning. Patchy smoke through the day.
Tonight
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy smoke through the night. Patchy fog after midnight.
Thu
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft...becoming 3 ft in the afternoon. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning. Patchy smoke through the day.
Thu Night
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy smoke through the night. Patchy fog after midnight.
Fri
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning. Patchy smoke. Patchy fog after midnight.
Sat
W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog and smoke.
Sun
W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 2 ft. Patchy fog and smoke.
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Last Update: 834 AM PDT WED AUG 24 2016
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