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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7NM SE San Francisco CA

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Tonight

    Chance Showers

    WNW 17kt
    < 1ft

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    W 19kt
    < 1ft
  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    WNW 19ktWinds Decreasing
    < 1ft
  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    W 13kt
    < 1ft
  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    WNW 15kt
    < 1ft
  • Sunday

    Sunny

    W 13kt
    < 1ft
  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    WNW 12ktWinds Decreasing
    < 1ft
  • Monday

    Sunny

    Winds IncreasingNNE 7kt
    < 1ft
  • Monday
    Night

    Clear

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 8:19 pm PDT Oct 19, 2017
Forecast Valid: 9pm 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
SSW wind 12 to 17 kt becoming WNW in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 24 kt. A chance of showers. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Friday
W wind 12 to 19 kt, with gusts as high as 27 kt. Mostly sunny. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
WNW wind 14 to 19 kt decreasing to 8 to 13 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 kt. Partly cloudy. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Saturday
W wind 6 to 13 kt. Mostly sunny. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
WNW wind 6 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 21 kt. Mostly clear. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday
NNW wind 7 to 13 kt becoming W in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 19 kt. Sunny. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
WNW wind 7 to 12 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the evening. Mostly clear. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Monday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming NNE 5 to 7 kt in the afternoon. Sunny. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Clear. . Wind waves 1 ft 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: 37.67°N 122.33°W
Last Update: 8:19 pm PDT Oct 19, 2017
Forecast Valid: 9pm PDT Oct 19, 2017-6pm PDT Oct 26, 2017
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