Heavy Snow and hazardous travel conditions expected

Another storm system is expected to bring another round of snowfall accumulations from the Ohio Valley to the Middle Atlantic and the northeast. Strong winds and bitter cold temperatures will also impact the northern Great Lake States.
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Last Update: 201 PM PST MON FEB 8 2016

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13NM W San Francisco CA

Marine Zone Forecast


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

A STRONG AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE WEST COAST WILL MAINTAIN LIGHT WINDS ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS. OFFSHORE WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING AS THE SURFACE THERMAL TROUGH SHIFTS TO THE COAST. OFFSHORE WINDS WILL BE GUSTY IN THE VICINITY OF THE COASTAL MOUNTAIN GAPS. ONSHORE FLOW WILL RETURN TUESDAY AS THE HIGH WEAKENS. A LONG PERIOD SWELL WILL ARRIVE IN THE WATERS TODAY.

Tonight
E winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 6 to 8 ft at 15 seconds.
Tue
E winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 5 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.
Tue Night
NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 5 ft at 13 seconds.
Wed
NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 13 seconds.
Wed Night
NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 6 ft at 13 seconds.
Thu
NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 to 8 ft...increasing to 8 to 10 ft.
Fri
NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 9 to 12 ft.
Sat
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 9 to 12 ft. .....san francisco bar/fourfathom bank forecast..... in the deep water channel...combined seas 4 to 6 feet at 17 seconds...becoming 15 seconds. across the bar...combined seas 5 to 7 feet at 17 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 3.3 knots at 3:49 pm monday and 2.4 knots at 4:37 am tuesday.

.....SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST..... IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET AT 17 SECONDS...BECOMING 15 SECONDS. ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET AT 17 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 3.3 KNOTS AT 3:49 PM MONDAY AND 2.4 KNOTS AT 4:37 AM TUESDAY.
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Last Update: 201 PM PST MON FEB 8 2016
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