Alberto will pose a variety of Hazards for the South over the Memorial Day Weekend

Subtropical Storm Alberto is slowly moving through the northwestern Caribbean Sea. Tropical Storm-force winds and storm surge possible along the north-central Gulf Coast later this weekend. Regardless of the track, heavy rainfall and flooding is possible in the Southeast over the weekend and into next week. Swells from Alberto will create dangerous surf and rip currents along the Gulf Coast.
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11NM S Santa Cruz CA

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Tonight

    Increasing Clouds

    NW 25ktWinds Decreasing
    10ftWaves Subsiding

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Sunday

    Patchy Fog

    W 16kt
    4-5ft
  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    W 18ktWinds Decreasing
    3-5ft
  • Memorial
    Day

    Mostly Sunny

    W 14kt
    3-4ft
  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    WNW 15kt
    4ft
  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    WNW 15kt
    4ft
  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    W 10kt
    3ft
  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    W 12kt
    3-4ft
  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    W 15kt
    4ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 1:18 pm PDT May 26, 2018
Forecast Valid: 5pm PDT May 26, 2018-6pm PDT Jun 2, 2018

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: PZZ500-271015- 215 PM PDT Sat May 26 2018 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... Building high pressure in the eastern Pacific will allow for northwest winds to increase throughout the coastal waters over the next 24 hours. These winds will generate locally steep wind waves, leading to hazardous conditions for small craft. The moderate to locally strong winds will persist through the holiday weekend and into early next week. $$

Tonight
NW wind 20 to 25 kt decreasing to 14 to 19 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 kt. Increasing clouds. Mixed swell...NW 6 ft at 10 seconds and SSW 2 ft at 17 seconds. Wind waves 8 ft subsiding to 2 ft.
Sunday
W wind 9 to 16 kt. Patchy fog before 11am. Mixed swell...NW 4 ft at 9 seconds and SW 1 ft at 18 seconds. Wind waves 1 ft building to 4 ft.
Sunday Night
W wind 13 to 18 kt becoming NNW 7 to 12 kt after midnight. Partly cloudy. Mixed swell...NW 3 ft at 9 seconds and SW 1 to 2 ft at 18 seconds. Wind waves 4 ft subsiding to 1 ft.
Memorial Day
W wind 5 to 14 kt. Mostly sunny. Mixed swell...NW 3 ft and SW 1 ft. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft.
Monday Night
WNW wind around 15 kt. Partly cloudy. Mixed swell...NW 3 ft and SW 1 ft. Wind waves around 2 ft.
Tuesday
WNW wind around 15 kt. Mostly sunny. Mixed swell...NW 3 ft and SSW 1 ft. Wind waves around 2 ft.
Tuesday Night
W wind 7 to 10 kt. Partly cloudy. Mixed swell...NW 3 ft and SSW 1 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Wednesday
W wind 7 to 12 kt. Mostly sunny. Mixed swell...NW 3 ft and SSW 1 ft. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft.
Wednesday Night
W wind 12 to 15 kt. Partly cloudy. Mixed swell...NW 3 ft and SSW 1 ft. Wind waves around 2 ft.

*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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Point Forecast: 36.79°N 122.02°W
Last Update: 1:18 pm PDT May 26, 2018
Forecast Valid: 5pm PDT May 26, 2018-6pm PDT Jun 2, 2018
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