Quiet Weather Pattern for U.S. Monday; Cold Front to Move into Pacific Northwest Monday Night

Expansive Canadian-sourced high pressure will provide mainly fair weather across the U.S. on Monday. Temperatures over the eastern states will run below normal while the western states see above normal temperatures but no records are expected to fall. On Monday night, a cold front will move onshore in the Pacific Northwest bringing low elevation rain and mountain snow.
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4NM NNE Monterey CA

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Tonight

    Cloudy

    Light Wind
    7-8ft
  • M.L.King
    Day

    Slight Chc Rain

    Winds IncreasingSW 14kt
    6ft
  • Monday
    Night

    Increasing Clouds

    SSW 9ktWinds Decreasing
    Waves Building8ft
  • Tuesday

    Chance Rain

    Winds IncreasingSSW 8kt
    8ft
  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Rain

    Winds IncreasingSW 6kt
    8-10ft
  • Wednesday

    Partly Sunny

    Light Wind
    10ft
  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Light Wind
    7-8ft
  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Light Wind
    6ft
  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Light Wind
    4-5ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 3:02 pm PST Jan 19, 2020
Forecast Valid: 6pm PST Jan 19, 2020-6pm PST Jan 26, 2020

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: PZZ500-201215- 305 PM PST Sun Jan 19 2020 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... Generally light offshore winds will persist across the coastal waters tonight as high pressure remains over the Great Basin. Winds will increase and turn southerly on Monday ahead of an approaching frontal system that will move through the waters on Tuesday. A long period, building northwest swell will arrive midweek generating hazardous seas conditions for small vessels. $$

Tonight
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Cloudy. WNW swell 7 to 8 ft at 14 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
M.L.King Day
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SW 9 to 14 kt in the morning. A slight chance of rain after 10am. WNW swell 6 ft at 13 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Monday Night
SSW wind 5 to 9 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the evening. Increasing clouds. WNW swell 8 ft at 17 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Tuesday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SSW 5 to 8 kt in the afternoon. A chance of rain. WNW swell 8 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Tuesday Night
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SW around 6 kt after midnight. A chance of rain before 10pm. WNW swell 10 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Wednesday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly sunny. WNW swell 10 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Wednesday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. WNW swell 7 to 8 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Thursday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly sunny. WNW swell 6 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Thursday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly cloudy. WNW swell 4 to 5 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.

Locally lower winds and seas across sheltered portions of the bay.

*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: 36.65°N 121.87°W
Last Update: 3:02 pm PST Jan 19, 2020
Forecast Valid: 6pm PST Jan 19, 2020-6pm PST Jan 26, 2020
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