Tropical Storm Warning in effect for portions North Carolina's coast; Hurricane Watch for Big Island of Hawaii

The National Hurricane Center has issued a Tropical Storm Warning for parts of the North Carolina coast. NHC is also monitoring a system in the Gulf of Mexico that could bring impacts to the eastern Gulf Coast later this week. Meanwhile, a strong hurricane in the Pacific is on a path towards Hawaii. A Hurricane Watch is in effect for the Big Island.
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12NM N San Francisco CA

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Overnight

    Partly Cloudy

    W 9kt

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chc Thunderstorms

    Winds IncreasingW 17kt
  • Tuesday
    Night

    Increasing Clouds

    WSW 20ktWinds Decreasing
  • Wednesday

    Decreasing Clouds

    SSE 6kt
  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    W 11kt
  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    SW 7kt
  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    WSW 13kt
  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Light Wind
  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    WSW 12kt

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 2:00 pm PDT Aug 29, 2016
Forecast Valid: 1am PDT Aug 30, 2016-6pm PDT Sep 5, 2016

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Detailed Forecast


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

HIGH PRESSURE OFF THE COAST OF CENTRAL CALIFORNIA WILL CAUSE A TIGHTENING OF THE PRESSURE GRADIENT OVER THE COASTAL WATERS THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MIDWEEK. AS A RESULT...NORTHERLY WINDS AND STEEP SHORT PERIOD WAVES WILL BUILD ON TOP OF A SMALL SOUTHERLY SWELL. EXPECT NEAR GALE TO GALE CONDITIONS IN THE LEE OF PROMINENT POINT SUCH AS POINT SUR. CONDITIONS ARE FORECAST TO REMAIN STRONG INTO THE WEEKEND...THOUGH AN APPROACHING UPPER TROUGH MAY DISRUPT THIS PATTERN.

Overnight
W wind 7 to 9 kt. Partly cloudy.
Tuesday
W wind 5 to 10 kt increasing to 12 to 17 kt in the afternoon. A slight chance of thunderstorms before 11am.
Tuesday Night
WSW wind 15 to 20 kt decreasing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 kt. Increasing clouds.
Wednesday
WSW wind around 6 kt becoming SSE in the morning. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny.
Wednesday Night
W wind 9 to 11 kt. Mostly cloudy.
Thursday
SW wind around 7 kt. Mostly sunny.
Thursday Night
WSW wind 8 to 13 kt. Partly cloudy.
Friday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly sunny.
Friday Night
WSW wind 7 to 12 kt. Partly cloudy.

*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: 37.97°N 122.46°W
Last Update: 2:00 pm PDT Aug 29, 2016
Forecast Valid: 1am PDT Aug 30, 2016-6pm PDT Sep 5, 2016
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