...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH
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.
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.
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.
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.
S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 11 seconds.
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.
S winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft. Showers.
SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 6 to 8 ft. Showers likely.
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.