Heavy Rain in the Central Gulf; Wintry in Central Rockies and Northeast

Showers and thunderstorms forming along a stalled front may produce isolated strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rain that could cause flooding in the Central Gulf. A late season winter storm will continue producing hazardous travel in the Central Rockies and into the High Plains. A coastal storm is bringing wintry conditions and gusty winds to parts of the Northeast.
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Last Update: 247 AM PDT Fri Apr 16 2021

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12NM SW San Francisco CA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: PZZ500-162230- 247 AM PDT Fri Apr 16 2021 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... Northwest winds mainly increasing and becoming moderately breezy along the coast north of Point Reyes, around the southern point of Pigeon Point, and south of Point Sur late today into Saturday. This will create hazardous seas for smaller vessels Saturday. Gusty afternoon and evening winds developing north of the Bay Bridge late this afternoon and evening. Moderate winds will move into the outer waters Sunday, persisting into early next week. A moderate northwest swell prevails through the period. $$

Today
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 ft, increasing to 2 to 3 ft this afternoon. NW swell 2 to 4 ft at 12 seconds.
Tonight
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 12 seconds.
Sat
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 11 seconds.
Sat Night
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 12 seconds.
Sun
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 11 seconds.
Sun Night
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 12 seconds.
Mon
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft.
Tue
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft. .....san francisco bar/fourfathom bank forecast..... in the deep water channel...northwest seas 4 to 6 ft, with a dominant period of 14 seconds. across the bar...northwest seas 5 to 7 ft, with a dominant period of 14 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 3.1 kt at 07:19 am friday and 0.7 kt at 09:07 pm friday.

.....SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST..... IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Northwest seas 4 to 6 ft, with a dominant period of 14 seconds. ACROSS THE BAR...Northwest seas 5 to 7 ft, with a dominant period of 14 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 3.1 kt at 07:19 AM Friday and 0.7 kt at 09:07 PM Friday.
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Last Update: 247 AM PDT Fri Apr 16 2021
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