Stormy Weather in the Northwest; Fire Weather Threat Redeveloping in Southern California this Weekend

An active fall storm pattern in the Pacific Northwest is bringing heavy rain and high elevation snow to the region which will persist through this weekend. Strong winds associated with this system will bring a renewed period of critical fire weather to southern California later this weekend into next week.
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2NM NNE Monterey CA

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Tonight

    Chance Showers

    Winds IncreasingW 29km/h
    1m

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Winds IncreasingWNW 32km/h
    1m

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    NNW 34km/hWinds Decreasing
    4m

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Saturday

    Sunny

    WNW 23km/h
    3m

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    NW 26km/hWinds Decreasing
    2m
  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Winds IncreasingNW 29km/h
    2m
  • Sunday
    Night

    Clear

    NW 29km/hWinds Decreasing
    2m
  • Monday

    Sunny

    NNE 13km/h
    2m
  • Monday
    Night

    Clear

    NNW 11km/h
    2m

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 2:12 pm PDT Oct 19, 2017
Forecast Valid: 5pm PDT Oct 19, 2017-6pm PDT Oct 26, 2017

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Detailed Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING

Synopsis: PZZ500-200430- 216 PM PDT Thu Oct 19 2017 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... A cold front will pass over the region later this evening, bringing the first rain of the wet season, a wind shift, and small craft criteria winds to the waters, with occasional gusts up to or exceeding 30 mph. A very robust northwest, long period, large swell train will arrive late this afternoon and through the evening, generating large waves and hazardous seas through at least Saturday. Operators of small crafts are urged to use extreme caution if out at sea over the next several days. $$

Tonight
W wind 14 to 19 km/h increasing to 24 to 29 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h. A chance of showers after 11pm. WNW swell 1 ft at 20 seconds. Wind waves 1 m or less.
Friday
WNW wind 16 to 21 km/h increasing to 27 to 32 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Mostly sunny. WNW swell 1 ft at 17 seconds. Wind waves 1 m or less.
Friday Night
NNW wind 24 to 34 km/h decreasing to 14 to 24 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 42 km/h. Partly cloudy. WNW swell 4 ft at 16 seconds. Wind waves 1 m or less.
Saturday
SSE wind 14 to 23 km/h becoming WNW in the morning. Sunny. WNW swell 3 ft. Wind waves 1 m or less.
Saturday Night
NW wind 21 to 26 km/h becoming ENE 11 to 16 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h. Mostly clear. WNW swell 2 ft. Wind waves 1 m or less.
Sunday
ENE wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming NW 24 to 29 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h. Sunny. WNW swell 2 ft. Wind waves 1 m or less.
Sunday Night
NW wind 19 to 29 km/h becoming NNE 8 to 13 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h. Clear. WNW swell 2 ft. Wind waves 1 m or less.
Monday
NNE wind 11 to 13 km/h. Sunny. WNW swell 2 ft. Wind waves 1 m or less.
Monday Night
NNW wind around 11 km/h becoming ENE in the evening. Clear. WNW swell 2 ft. Wind waves 1 m or less.

*Notices:

  1. This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
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ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 36.63°N 121.89°W
Last Update: 2:12 pm PDT Oct 19, 2017
Forecast Valid: 5pm PDT Oct 19, 2017-6pm PDT Oct 26, 2017
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