Excessive Heat in Southern California; Tropical Storm Ian Expected to Rapidly Intensify

Excessive heat is possible through Wednesday over southern California. Strong thunderstorms may pose some risk for severe weather across parts of the upper Ohio Valley into the northern Mid Atlantic coast. Tropical Storm Ian is forecast to approach the Florida peninsula at major hurricane strength by midweek, and poses a risk of dangerous storm surge, hurricane-force winds, and heavy rainfall.
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2NM SE Santa Cruz CA

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Overnight

    Dense Fog

    Light Wind
    2ft
  • Sunday

    Dense Fog

    Winds IncreasingW 16kt
    2ft
  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    E 10ktWinds Decreasing
    2ft
  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Winds IncreasingW 15kt
    2ft
  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Winds IncreasingE 6kt
    2ft
  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Winds IncreasingW 13kt
    2ft
  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    W 9kt
    2ft
  • Wednesday

    Sunny

    NNW 10kt
    2ft
  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    NW 11kt
    2-3ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 12:46 pm PDT Sep 24, 2022
Forecast Valid: 1am PDT Sep 25, 2022-6pm PDT Oct 1, 2022

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: PZZ500-251615- 829 PM PDT Sat Sep 24 2022 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... Winds light to moderate through the weekend, aside from locally stronger breezes near the immediate coast in the late afternoons and evenings. Light, long period southerly swell has arrived and will persist through next week, with a mid-period northwest swell arriving Sunday. $$

Overnight
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Areas of dense fog. . Wind waves around 1 ft.
Sunday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming W 11 to 16 kt in the morning. Areas of dense fog before 8am. Mixed swell...WSW 1 ft at 14 seconds and SSW 1 ft at 14 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Sunday Night
E wind 5 to 10 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the evening. Partly cloudy. Mixed swell...WSW 1 ft at 12 seconds and SSW 1 ft at 14 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Monday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Mixed swell...WSW 1 ft and SSW 1 ft. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft.
Monday Night
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming E around 6 kt. Partly cloudy. Mixed swell...WSW 1 ft and SSW 1 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Tuesday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming W 8 to 13 kt in the afternoon. Sunny. Mixed swell...WSW 1 ft and SSW 1 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Tuesday Night
W wind 6 to 9 kt becoming NNW in the evening. Mostly clear. Mixed swell...WSW 1 ft and SSW 1 ft. Wind waves around 2 ft.
Wednesday
NNW wind 5 to 10 kt. Sunny. Mixed swell...WSW 1 ft and SSW 1 ft. Wind waves around 2 ft.
Wednesday Night
NW wind 6 to 11 kt. Partly cloudy. Mixed swell...WSW 2 ft and SSW 1 ft. Wind waves around 2 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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ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 36.95°N 122°W
Last Update: 12:46 pm PDT Sep 24, 2022
Forecast Valid: 1am PDT Sep 25, 2022-6pm PDT Oct 1, 2022
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