205 PM PST Fri Dec 4 2020
.Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including
the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank
National Marine Sanctuaries...
Light to moderate winds will continue through tonight while long
period NW swell slowly subsides. An approaching front will cause
the winds becoming southwest to westerly on Saturday before
turning back from the north and increasing on Sunday. As winds
ease and turn out of the NE Monday night into Tuesday, another
long period large amplitude swell will move into the waters. This
will cause large breaking waves across nearshore shoals.
NE winds up to 10 kt, becoming W this afternoon. W swell 6 to 8 ft at 17 seconds.
S winds up to 10 kt. W swell 6 to 8 ft at 16 seconds.
SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 14 seconds.
W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 13 seconds.
SW winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 13 seconds.
S winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 5 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.
NE winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 2 to 4 ft and W 6 to 8 ft.
N winds up to 10 kt. Swell W 9 to 11 ft. locally lower winds and seas across sheltered portions of the bay.
Locally lower winds and seas across sheltered portions of the bay.