Fire Weather Concerns Continue in California; Pattern Change Possible Later this Week

Low humidity and gusty winds will continue across portions of California through Monday, although the weather pattern may change by Wednesday with increasing rain chances. Elsewhere, chilly conditions will persist across the northern and eastern states with rounds of light snow over the Great Lakes and Northeast, while areas of rain develop in south Texas and the Gulf Coast.
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Last Update: 859 PM PST Sun Nov 18 2018

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14NM WSW San Francisco CA

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH

Synopsis: PZZ500-191130- 859 PM PST Sun Nov 18 2018 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... Generally light wind and seas will continue overnight into Monday. On Tuesday southerly flow will increase ahead of an incoming front. Southerly winds will increase Tuesday night into Wednesday with gale force gusts possible, especially across the near shore waters from Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas as the first early season front passes through the region. Winds will turn southwest and ease on Thanksgiving as larger NW swells arrive followed by another late week storm system. $$

Tonight
W winds 5 kt...becoming east after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 13 seconds. Haze and patchy smoke through the night. Patchy fog after midnight.
Mon
E winds 10 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 12 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning. Haze and patchy smoke through the day.
Mon Night
SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 11 seconds. Haze and patchy smoke in the evening.
Tue
S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 11 seconds.
Tue Night
SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 16 seconds. Slight chance of rain in the evening, then chance of rain after midnight.
Wed
S winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft. Showers.
Thanksgiving Day
SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 6 to 8 ft. Showers likely.
Fri
SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 9 to 11 ft. Rain, then chance of showers. .....san francisco bar/fourfathom bank forecast..... in the deep water channel...combined seas 3 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 13 seconds. across the bar...combined seas 4 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 13 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 1.6 knots at 01:07 am monday and 2.7 knots at 01:37 pm monday.
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Last Update: 859 PM PST Sun Nov 18 2018
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