Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

A strong system will produce a swath of impacts. Severe storms with large hail, damaging winds, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible in the south and central Plains. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in the Mid Mississippi Valley. Mountain snow will develop in the Rockies. Critical fire weather threats are expected across northern California and the Southwest.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 855 AM PDT Sat May 8 2021

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Eureka, CA Local Forecast Office

36NM WNW Fort Bragg CA

Marine Zone Forecast

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

Synopsis: Strong northerly winds continue through the weekend, with very steep waves and gusts around 40 knots in the southern waters. A brief break is possible for the northern waters on Sunday before winds strengthen again Sunday afternoon and into early next week.

Today
N winds 25 to 35 kt. Waves N 12 ft at 10 seconds.
Tonight
N winds 25 to 35 kt. Waves N 11 ft at 9 seconds.
Sun
N winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 40 kt. Waves N 10 ft at 9 seconds.
Sun Night
N winds 30 to 35 kt. Waves N 11 ft at 10 seconds.
Mon
N winds 25 to 30 kt. Waves N 14 ft at 10 seconds...and NW 4 ft at 12 seconds.
Tue
N winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves N 13 ft at 10 seconds...and W 3 ft at 13 seconds.
Wed
N winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves N 10 ft at 9 seconds...and W 3 ft at 11 seconds.
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Last Update: 855 AM PDT Sat May 8 2021
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