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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

KE6AFE Santa Cruz (AP803)

Lat: 36.98217°NLon: 122.01533°WElev: 89ft.

NA

17°C

62°F

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed SW 1 G 8 MPH
Barometer 30.21 in
Dewpoint 9°C (49°F)
Visibility NA
Last update 23 Mar 4:34 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

Santa Cruz CA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of rain after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind 16 to 21 km/h becoming light and variable.  New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 9 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain.  High near 17. South southeast wind 13 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    Rain

    High: 17 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers after 11pm.  Low around 10. South wind 21 to 26 km/h becoming west southwest 10 to 15 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Rain then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 10 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. West northwest wind 10 to 16 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. North northwest wind 8 to 18 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 16 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 10 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 18.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 18 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of rain after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind 16 to 21 km/h becoming light and variable. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Friday
Rain. High near 17. South southeast wind 13 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Friday Night
Rain before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers after 11pm. Low around 10. South wind 21 to 26 km/h becoming west southwest 10 to 15 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. West northwest wind 10 to 16 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. North northwest wind 8 to 18 km/h.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 18.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 21.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 19.
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Point Forecast:
Santa Cruz CA
 36.97°N 122.03°W (Elev. 21 m)
1:52 pm PDT Mar 23, 2017
4pm PDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm PDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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