Southeast winds have enhanced the West Coast sea breeze front this afternoon.
A showers and isolated lightning storms continue develop along and ahead of a west coast sea breeze as it moves inland at 20 to 25 mph. Several storms are producing brief heavy downpours.
A few strong storms will be possible late this afternoon, especially near the east coast, with gusty winds in excess of 40 mph, frequent lightning and torrential rainfall possible.
Ocean conditions will produce a moderate hazard for development of rip currents within the surf zone. When arriving at the beach check with lifeguards for the latest ocean conditions and never swim alone.
With plenty of morning sunshine and southwest winds... temperatures will climb into the upper 80s to lower 90s this afternoon. The southwest winds will increase low level moisture and bring a chance of isolated showers and a few lightning storms... mainly after 300 PM.
A few strong storms will be possible today, especially near the east coast, with gusty winds in excess of 40 MPH, frequent lightning and torrential rainfall possible.
Southeast winds early this morning will become south to southwest by this afternoon as a low pressure trough moves across the southeast U.S. This will allow temperatures to climb into the upper 80s and lower 90s, with a late afternoon sea breeze cooling off only the immediate coast. A few showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop along and ahead of the west coast sea breeze, with activity increasing near the east coast late in the day as this activity encounters the late forming Atlantic sea breeze. Today's storms will move eastward at 30 to 40 MPH.