Unsettled Weather Across the Northwest; Much Cooler for the East

A frontal system will bring rain and mountain snow from northern California into Washington today, before advancing into the Rockies and Intermountain West on Monday. Strong and gusty winds are also expected over parts of California and Nevada. Meanwhile, much cooler and more seasonable weather will return to the East Coast today as temperatures rebound from the southern Plains into the Midwest.
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Los Angeles/Oxnard, CA Local Forecast Office

49NM SW Santa Maria CA

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Today

    Patchy Fog

    Light Wind
    5-6ft
  • Tonight

    Slight Chc Showers

    NW 15kt
    6-7ft
  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    NNW 20kt
    7-8ft
  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    NNW 20kt
    9ft
  • Tuesday

    Partly Sunny

    NW 15kt
    6-8ft
  • Tuesday
    Night

    Patchy Fog

    NW 10kt
    5ft
  • Wednesday

    Patchy Fog

    Light Wind
    5-6ft
  • Wednesday
    Night

    Patchy Fog

    NNW 10kt
    8ft
  • Thursday

    Patchy Fog

    NW 15kt
    8ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 3:37 am PDT Oct 17, 2021
Forecast Valid: 9am PDT Oct 17, 2021-6pm PDT Oct 23, 2021

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: PZZ600-172215- 836 AM PDT Sun Oct 17 2021 .Synopsis for the southern California coast and Santa Barbara Channel including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary and National Park...at 15Z, or 8 AM PDT, a cold front extended SW from the Pac NW to the N California offshore waters. This weak front will cross the SW California waters tonight, with increasing NW winds over the outer waters behind the front Monday and Monday night. $$

Today
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Patchy fog before 11am. Mixed swell...WNW 5 to 6 ft at 13 seconds and S 2 ft at 14 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Tonight
WSW wind 10 to 15 kt becoming NW in the evening. A slight chance of showers. Mixed swell...WNW 6 ft at 12 seconds and S 2 ft at 14 seconds. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft.
Monday
NNW wind around 20 kt. Mostly sunny. Mixed swell...WNW 7 ft at 10 seconds and S 2 ft at 14 seconds. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft.
Monday Night
NNW wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Mostly clear. Mixed swell...WNW 8 ft and S 2 ft. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft.
Tuesday
NW wind 10 to 15 kt. Partly sunny. Mixed swell...WNW 6 to 7 ft and S 2 ft. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft.
Tuesday Night
NW wind 5 to 10 kt. Patchy fog. Mixed swell...WNW 5 ft and S 2 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Wednesday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Patchy fog before 11am. Mixed swell...W 6 ft and S 2 ft. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Wednesday Night
NNW wind around 10 kt. Patchy fog after 11pm. Mixed swell...W 8 ft and S 2 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Thursday
NW wind 10 to 15 kt. Patchy fog before 11am. Mixed swell...W 8 ft and S 2 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: 34.28°N 120.98°W
Last Update: 3:37 am PDT Oct 17, 2021
Forecast Valid: 9am PDT Oct 17, 2021-6pm PDT Oct 23, 2021
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