...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
859 AM PDT Fri May 7 2021
.Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including
the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank
National Marine Sanctuaries...
Northwest winds will strengthen across the waters today into
tonight, briefly taper off early Saturday, then restrengthen
later Saturday and remain elevated through the weekend. Gale force
gusts are possible across much of the waters today, especially in
the outer waters and across the North Bay and Big Sur coastal
jets. Seas will be dominated by these wind driven waves though a
very small northwest swell will also exist through the coming
W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt this afternoon. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft, increasing to 8 to 9 ft this afternoon. W swell around 2 ft at 12 seconds.
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves 8 to 9 ft. W swell around 2 ft at 12 seconds.
W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves 7 to 8 ft. W swell around 2 ft at 11 seconds.
W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves 8 to 9 ft.
W winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves 7 to 8 ft.
W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves 7 to 8 ft.
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft.
NW winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. W swell around 2 ft. locally lower winds and seas across sheltered portions of the bay.