Severe Storms And Heavy Rain Is Expected In The Central/Southern Plains; Locally Heavy Rain/Scattered Storms In East/South; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West

Late afternoon and evening severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall is expected from the Front Range of the Central/Southern Rockies into the High Plains. Meanwhile in the East and South, a slow moving front will trigger scattered storms with locally heavy rain. Finally, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in the West are requiring alerts throughout the region and even into the Upper Midwest.
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Last Update: 212 PM PDT Sat Aug 18 2018

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52NM WSW San Francisco CA

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH

Synopsis: PZZ500-190430- 212 PM PDT Sat Aug 18 2018 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... Northwest winds will remain generally light through the week as high pressure resides over the eastern Pacific and an inland trough sits over California. Expect locally gusty northwesterly winds in the northern outer waters through Tuesday. Light to moderate mixed northwest and southerly swell will continue through the weekend. $$

Tonight
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. Mixed swell NW 4 to 5 ft at 8 seconds and S 3 ft at 15 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Sun
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. Mixed swell NW 4 to 6 ft at 8 seconds and S 3 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Sun Night
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Mixed swell NW 4 to 6 ft at 8 seconds and S 3 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Mon
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Mon Night
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Tue
W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.
Wed
NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.
Thu
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.
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Last Update: 212 PM PDT Sat Aug 18 2018
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