Tropical Depression Forecast to Impact the Southeast U.S. this Weekend; May Strengthen into a Tropical Storm
Tropical Depression Two is forecast to strengthen into a Tropical Storm on Saturday. This system will bring heavy rain and gusty winds to portions of the southeastern United States. Life-threatening surf and rip currents will bring danger to coastal waters this holiday weekend. Isolated flash flooding will be possible in portions of the Carolinas and Virginia on Saturday and Sunday.
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11NM S Santa Cruz CA
Marine Point Forecast[NOTICE]
Last Update: 8:42 am PDT May 28, 2016
Forecast Valid: 11am PDT May 28, 2016-6pm PDT Jun 3, 2016
A BROAD THERMAL TROUGH WILL MAINTAIN GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS OVER THE WATERS THROUGH THE WEEKEND...WINDS WILL BE STRONGEST ACROSS THE OUTER COASTAL WATERS. ADDITIONALLY...STEEP FRESH SWELL AND CHOPPY CONDITIONS WILL BE GENERATED BY THESE WINDS. THE GUSTY WINDS AND FRESH SEAS GRADUALLY SUBSIDE EARLY NEXT WEEK. MEANWHILE...A BUILDING SOUTHERLY SWELL IS ANTICIPATED TO ARRIVE EARLY NEXT WEEK.
- This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
- The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.