Synopsis: Breezy north winds with wind driven seas are expected to relax
through this afternoon. A frontal system will move through the
northern waters by Saturday morning, bringing some light rain.
High pressure will build offshore this weekend into early next
week and a thermal trough will develop along the coast. Steep seas
and gusty north winds may develop south of Cape Blanco Saturday
night. Then, Sunday into Monday, steep to very steep seas and
strong north winds are possible for much of the coastal waters,
with winds possibly reaching gales for the waters south of Cape
NW wind 5 to 10 kt...backing to SW late afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.
SW wind 10 kt...veering to W early in the morning. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft at 8 seconds...building to 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds after midnight. Rain.
W wind 5 to 10 kt...veering to N in the late morning and afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 ft at 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers.
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft.
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft.
N wind 15 to 20 kt...rising to 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft.
N wind 25 kt. Wind waves 7 to 8 ft. NW swell 3 ft... Subsiding to 2 ft and SW 1 ft.
N wind 25 kt...easing to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves 8 ft...subsiding to 6 ft after midnight. NW swell 5 to 6 ft.