Wintry Conditions from the Northern Rockies to Upper Midwest; Critical Fire Weather Across the West

Snow and ice will continue to impact portions of the Northern Rockies, Northern Plains, and Upper Midwest. Father south, heavy rainfall and a few severe thunderstorms are possible over the Middle Mississippi Valley. Another system will bring heavy precipitation to the Pacific Northwest Friday, while critical fire weather conditions prevail over California, the Southern Rockies, and High Plains.
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5NM SSW Monterey CA

Marine Point Forecast

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  • This
    Afternoon

    Mostly Sunny

    SSW 14kt
    7ft
  • Tonight

    Mostly Cloudy

    Winds IncreasingSSW 8kt
    5-6ft
  • Friday

    Patchy Fog

    Winds IncreasingWSW 8kt
    5ft
  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    W 6ktWinds Decreasing
    4ft
  • Saturday

    Patchy Fog

    Winds IncreasingWSW 7kt
    2-3ft
  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    W 9kt
    1-2ft
  • Sunday

    Partly Sunny

    WSW 10kt
    2-4ft
  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    N 12kt
    4ft
  • Monday

    Sunny

    NNE 15kt
    4ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 6:23 am PDT Oct 22, 2020
Forecast Valid: 12pm PDT Oct 22, 2020-6pm PDT Oct 28, 2020

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: PZZ500-230415- 828 AM PDT Thu Oct 22 2020 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... Gale force winds in the northern outer waters and squared seas, 11 feet at 11 seconds, elsewhere will bring hazardous conditions to mariners today. Winds will ease through Friday and over the weekend as the high over the eastern Pacific weakens and as high pressure strengthens again over the Great Basin. Mixed seas will persist with a moderate northwest swell and longer period southerly swell. $$

This Afternoon
SSW wind 9 to 14 kt. Mostly sunny. Mixed swell...WNW 7 ft at 10 seconds and SSE 1 ft at 16 seconds. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft.
Tonight
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SSW 5 to 8 kt after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Mixed swell...WNW 5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds and SSE 1 ft at 16 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Friday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming WSW 5 to 8 kt in the afternoon. Patchy fog before 11am. Mixed swell...W 5 ft at 11 seconds and S 1 ft at 15 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Friday Night
W wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the evening. Mostly cloudy. WNW swell 4 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Saturday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming WSW 5 to 7 kt in the afternoon. Patchy fog before 9am. WNW swell 2 to 3 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Saturday Night
W wind 6 to 9 kt. Mostly cloudy. WNW swell 1 to 2 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Sunday
WSW wind 5 to 10 kt. Partly sunny. WNW swell 2 to 4 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Sunday Night
WNW wind 8 to 12 kt becoming N after midnight. Mostly clear. WNW swell 4 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Monday
NNE wind 11 to 15 kt. Sunny. WNW swell 4 ft. Wind waves around 1 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: 36.53°N 121.95°W
Last Update: 6:23 am PDT Oct 22, 2020
Forecast Valid: 12pm PDT Oct 22, 2020-6pm PDT Oct 28, 2020
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