843 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 locally moderate northwest winds will continue tonight
through early Saturday while long period NW swell slowly
subsides. As a front approaches Saturday afternoon, winds will
become southwesterly to westerly before turning northerly and
increasing on Sunday. Some light rain or drizzle is possible in
the northern waters Saturday afternoon and evening. 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.
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. W swell 9 to 11 ft at 16 seconds.
W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 6 to 8 ft at 14 seconds.
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 5 to 6 ft at 13 seconds.
N winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft. W swell 8 to 10 ft at 13 seconds.
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves 7 to 8 ft. W swell 9 to 10 ft at 13 seconds.
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 8 to 9 ft. N swell 2 to 3 ft and W 11 to 13 ft.
N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell W 13 to 15 ft.