Heavy Rainfall and Severe Thunderstorms Possible Across the Central U.S.; Hurricane Lane Continues Westward Across the Central Pacific

An area of low pressure moving across the Central U.S. will continue to bring heavy rainfall and flash flooding across parts of that region, along with the threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening. Meanwhile, swells from Hurricane Lane are reaching parts of Hawaii today, with some additional impacts possible later this week, depending on the storm's track.
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Last Update: 222 PM PDT Mon Aug 20 2018

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56NM SSW Santa Barbara CA

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Synopsis: PZZ600-202245- 222 PM PDT Mon Aug 20 2018 .Synopsis for the southern California coast and Santa Barbara Channel including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary and National Park...at 20Z...or 1 PM PDT, a 1030 MB surface high was centered 600 NM west of Seattle, while a 1005 MB thermal low was near Las Vegas. $$

Today
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 4 ft at 7 seconds and S 2 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Tonight
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 4 ft at 7 seconds and S 2 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Tue
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 4 ft at 8 seconds and S 2 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Tue Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 4 ft at 8 seconds and S 2 ft at 12 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Wed
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 4 ft at 6 seconds and S 2 ft at 12 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Wed Night
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 3 to 4 ft at 6 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Thu
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft. Patchy fog.
Fri
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft. Patchy fog.
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Last Update: 222 PM PDT Mon Aug 20 2018
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