Unsettled in New England and the Southwest; Mild Across the Plains and Rockies

Unsettled weather, including periods of locally heavy rainfall, is expected to persist across portions of New England and the Southwest U.S. through much of the weekend. Elsewhere, mainly tranquil conditions are forecast. Well above normal temperatures are likely across parts of the northern and central Plains into the northern Rockies.
Read More...

11NM S Santa Cruz CA

Marine Point Forecast

[NOTICE]
  • Tonight

    Cloudy

    Light Wind
    4ft
  • Saturday

    Cloudy

    Winds IncreasingWNW 9kt
    3-4ft
  • Saturday
    Night

    Cloudy

    NW 8kt
    3ft
  • Sunday

    Mostly Cloudy

    W 12kt
    4-5ft
  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    W 14kt
    5ft
  • Monday

    Mostly Cloudy

    Winds IncreasingW 15kt
    4ft
  • Monday
    Night

    Cloudy

    NW 16kt
    4ft
  • Tuesday

    Mostly Cloudy

    NNW 20kt
    Waves Building7ft
  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    NW 20kt
    6-7ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 3:01 pm PDT Sep 24, 2021
Forecast Valid: 10pm PDT Sep 24, 2021-6pm PDT Oct 1, 2021

View Nearby Observations

Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: PZZ500-251715- 920 PM PDT Fri Sep 24 2021 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... Northwest winds continuing over the coastal waters through the weekend. Locally breezy afternoon and evening winds expected near the Golden Gate. Northwest winds will begin to increase across the waters early next week. Mixed seas continue with a moderate northwest swell and a longer period southerly swell. A new longer period northwest swell will arrive on Sunday associated with a developing low over the Gulf of Alaska. Seas will quickly build into Tuesday. $$

Tonight
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Cloudy. Mixed swell...WNW 4 ft at 11 seconds and SSW 1 ft at 10 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Saturday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming WNW 5 to 9 kt in the afternoon. Cloudy. Mixed swell...WNW 3 ft at 16 seconds and SSW 1 ft at 16 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Saturday Night
NW wind around 8 kt. Cloudy. Mixed swell...WNW 3 ft at 15 seconds and SSW 1 ft at 16 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Sunday
W wind 7 to 12 kt. Mostly cloudy. Mixed swell...WNW 4 ft and SSW 2 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Sunday Night
W wind 10 to 14 kt becoming NNW after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Mixed swell...WNW 4 to 5 ft and SSW 2 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Monday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Mixed swell...WNW 4 ft and SSW 2 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Monday Night
NW wind 9 to 16 kt. Cloudy. Mixed swell...WNW 3 to 4 ft and SSW 2 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Tuesday
NNW wind 12 to 20 kt. Mostly cloudy. Mixed swell...WNW 5 ft and SSW 2 ft. Wind waves 2 ft building to 5 ft.
Tuesday Night
NW wind 14 to 20 kt. Mostly cloudy. Mixed swell...WNW 5 ft and SSW 2 ft. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft.

*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.
  Select Another Point

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 36.79°N 122.02°W
Last Update: 3:01 pm PDT Sep 24, 2021
Forecast Valid: 10pm PDT Sep 24, 2021-6pm PDT Oct 1, 2021
  Forecast Discussion
  Get as KML Get as XML

RADAR & SATELLITE IMAGES

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data