Heavy rain, flooding, and mountain snow in Calfornia, severe thunderstorms from Texas to Oklahoma

A series of storm systems will bring a continued threat for heavy rainfall, flooding, very heavy mountain snowfall, and strong winds to California into Tuesday. The threat for flooding, mudslides, and dangerous travel is expected to continue. Severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and a few tornadoes possible from south Texas to central Oklahoma this afternoon into Monday.
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Last Update: 842 AM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

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7NM SE Santa Cruz CA

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM PST THIS EVENING

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

AN APPROACHING STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING GUSTY SOUTHERLY WINDS TO THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH MONDAY WITH GALE FORCE WINDS DEVELOPING NEAR THE COAST. MARGINALLY LARGE SWELL MONDAY OVER THE SOUTHERN COASTAL WATERS WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS SEAS.

Today
SE winds 10 kt...becoming south 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 3 ft in the afternoon. W swell 7 to 9 ft at 13 seconds. Slight chance of rain late in the morning...then rain in the afternoon.
Tonight
E winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming southeast 15 to 25 kt with occasional gusts to 40 kt after midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft... Increasing to 4 to 6 ft after midnight. W swell 8 to 10 ft at 14 seconds. Rain.
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S winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell 7 to 9 ft at 15 seconds. Rain likely.
Mon Night
S winds 25 to 35 kt. Combined seas 5 to 14 ft. Rain in the evening...then rain likely after midnight.
Tue
SW winds 15 to 25 kt...decreasing to 10 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft...becoming 2 ft or less. W swell 7 to 9 ft at 14 seconds. Chance of rain in the morning...then chance of showers.
Wed
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 10 to 13 ft. Chance of showers.
Thu
NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 7 to 9 ft.
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Last Update: 842 AM PST SUN FEB 19 2017
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