...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
834 PM PDT Thu May 28 2020
.Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including
the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank
National Marine Sanctuaries...
Northwest winds will prevail and will be light through the night
before gradually shifting out of the south early Friday morning
and into the afternoon as the next weather system approaches from
the southwest. Southerly winds increase, particularly along the
coast and in the Bays, by tomorrow afternoon generating steep
fresh swell resulting in hazardous seas conditions for small
crafts. This system is already producing lightning over the
Pacific Ocean and will bring a chances of thunderstorms with it as
it approaches the California coastline Friday night and into
Saturday morning. Mixed seas will persist with a short period
northwest swell and a longer period southwest swell. A longer
period northwest swell will arrive Friday.
NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.
SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. A chance of showers.
S winds 5 to 15 kt. A chance of showers.
SW winds around 5 kt.
W winds 5 to 10 kt.