Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend.
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2NM SSW Oakland CA

Marine Point Forecast

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  • This
    Afternoon

    Showers

    WSW 19kt
    < 1ft

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Tonight

    Chance Showers

    W 20kt
    < 1ft

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Saturday

    Chance Showers

    W 19kt
    < 1ft
  • Saturday
    Night

    Heavy Rain

    Winds IncreasingSSE 24kt
    < 1ft
  • Sunday

    Rain

    SSE 26kt
    < 1ft
  • Sunday
    Night

    Showers Likely

    WSW 11kt
    < 1ft
  • Monday

    Chance Showers

    W 9kt
    < 1ft
  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Showers

    SW 12kt
    < 1ft
  • Tuesday

    Slight Chc Showers

    ENE 9kt
    < 1ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 2:29 am PST Jan 20, 2017
Forecast Valid: 3pm PST Jan 20, 2017-6pm PST Jan 26, 2017

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Detailed Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

Synopsis: GREATER FARALLONES...AND CORDELL BANK NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARIES...

STRONG SOUTHERLY GALE FORCE WINDS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH THIS MORNING AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT. AS A RESULT ROUGH AND HAZARDOUS SEAS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TODAY. AFTER THE FRONT PASSES THIS MORNING WINDS WILL SHIFT TO THE WEST BUT REMAIN MODERATE AND GUSTY. WINDS WILL INCREASE AGAIN SATURDAY NIGHT AS ANOTHER FRONTAL SYSTEM APPROACHES. VERY LARGE SWELLS ARRIVE FRIDAY AFTERNOON WITH SWELL HEIGHTS BUILDING TO 25 TO 30 FEET FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY. ROGUE WAVES OF 30 FEET OR GREATER ARE POSSIBLE DURING THIS TIMEFRAME.

This Afternoon
WSW wind around 19 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Tonight
W wind 16 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 26 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Saturday
W wind 13 to 19 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. A chance of showers, mainly after 4pm. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
SSE wind 13 to 18 kt increasing to 19 to 24 kt in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 31 kt. Rain, mainly after 10pm. The rain could be heavy at times. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday
SSE wind 21 to 26 kt becoming SW in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 34 kt. Rain. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
WSW wind 7 to 11 kt. Showers likely, mainly before 10pm. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Monday
W wind around 9 kt becoming SSW in the morning. A chance of showers. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
SW wind 9 to 12 kt. A chance of showers. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Tuesday
SSW wind around 9 kt becoming ENE in the morning. A slight chance of showers. . 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: 37.77°N 122.29°W
Last Update: 2:29 am PST Jan 20, 2017
Forecast Valid: 3pm PST Jan 20, 2017-6pm PST Jan 26, 2017
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