Heavy Rainfall Possible Across the Central U.S.; Poor Air Quality Across the Northwest and North Central States

Thunderstorms will produce locally heavy rainfall and possibly some flash flooding across central portions of the country through tonight, with a few strong to locally severe thunderstorms possible. Otherwise, smoke from the wildfires burning across western North America will continue to create poor air quality across northern portions of the country.
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Outer waters from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM offshore including San Nicolas and Santa Barbara Islands (PZZ676) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Outer waters from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM offshore including San Nicolas and Santa Barbara Islands (PZZ676)
Issued by: National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard, CA
Last Update: 907 AM PDT Sun Aug 19 2018




Today: NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Gusts to 25 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. mixed swell W 3 to 4 ft at 7 seconds and S 3 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

Tonight: NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Strongest NW of san nicolas island. Combined seas 4 to 5 ft dominant period 6 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

Mon: 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.

Mon Night: 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 5 to 10 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.

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 15 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

Wed: NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft. Patchy fog.

Thu: NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.



Zone Forecast: Outer waters from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM offshore including San Nicolas and Santa Barbara Islands (PZZ676)

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