An Active Start to the Week

A slow moving and large-scale system will produce widespread rain and thunderstorms the next few days across the central and southern Plains into the Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley. Severe storms will be common across Texas through Tuesday before spreading eastward. The locally heavy rain will produce possible flooding and have a similar transition to the east through midweek.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

5NM SSW Monterey CA

Marine Point Forecast

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  • This
    Afternoon

    Sunny

    NW 9kt
    6ft

    Gale Warning
    Gale Warning

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    N 8kt
    5-6ft

    Gale Warning
    Gale Warning

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    NW 8kt
    5ft
  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Light Wind
    5ft
  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    SSW 16kt
    4-5ft
  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    SW 12ktWinds Decreasing
    3-4ft
  • Thursday

    Partly Sunny

    SSW 16kt
    3ft
  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    SW 14ktWinds Decreasing
    3ft
  • Friday

    Mostly Cloudy

    Winds IncreasingNW 10kt
    3ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 1:53 pm PDT May 23, 2022
Forecast Valid: 3pm PDT May 23, 2022-6pm PDT May 29, 2022

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: PZZ500-240930- 201 PM PDT Mon May 23 2022 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... Gusty northwest winds will this afternoon through at least Wednesday across the coastal waters. The strongest winds will be found near coastal jets and in the northern outer waters, where low-end gale force gusts are possible. As a result, hazardous seas with steep wave heights will persist through early to mid week as the seas remain wind- driven. Expect wave heights of 9 to 12 feet at 8 to 10 seconds, slowly diminishing throughout the week. $$

This Afternoon
NW wind around 9 kt. Sunny. . Wind waves around 6 ft.
Tonight
N wind 6 to 8 kt. Partly cloudy. . Wind waves 5 to 6 ft.
Tuesday
NW wind 6 to 8 kt. Mostly sunny. . Wind waves around 5 ft.
Tuesday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. . Wind waves around 5 ft.
Wednesday
SSW wind 7 to 16 kt. Mostly sunny. . Wind waves 4 to 5 ft.
Wednesday Night
SW wind 7 to 12 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. Partly cloudy. . Wind waves 3 to 4 ft.
Thursday
SSW wind 6 to 16 kt. Partly sunny. . Wind waves around 3 ft.
Thursday Night
SW wind 9 to 14 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the evening. Mostly cloudy. . Wind waves around 3 ft.
Friday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the morning. Mostly cloudy. . Wind waves around 3 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: 1:53 pm PDT May 23, 2022
Forecast Valid: 3pm PDT May 23, 2022-6pm PDT May 29, 2022
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