Synopsis...GREATER FARALLONES...AND CORDELL BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARIES...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC WILL MAINTAIN A STRONG
SURFACE PRESSURE GRADIENT ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS. STRONG
NORTHERLY WINDS EXPECTED THROUGH MUCH OF THE WEEK WITH THE
STRONGEST WINDS ANTICIPATED OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS AND ALONG
THE BIG SUR COAST. THE STRONG WINDS WILL PRODUCE A FRESH SWELL.
Overnight: WNW wind around 14 kt. Mostly cloudy. Mixed swell...NW 5 ft at 14 seconds and SSW 1 ft at 14 seconds. Wind waves around 2 ft.
Sunday: NW wind 14 to 20 kt. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny. Mixed swell...NW 6 ft at 15 seconds and SSW 1 ft at 13 seconds. Wind waves around 2 ft.
Sunday Night: NW wind 15 to 20 kt decreasing to 8 to 13 kt after midnight. Partly cloudy. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 15 seconds. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft.
Monday: Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming WNW 5 to 10 kt in the morning. Sunny. NW swell 4 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Monday Night: W wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the evening. Clear. WNW swell 5 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Tuesday: Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming WNW around 6 kt. Sunny. WNW swell 5 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Tuesday Night: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Mixed swell...WNW 4 ft and SSW 1 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Wednesday: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly sunny. Mixed swell...WNW 4 ft and SSW 1 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
Wednesday Night: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly cloudy. Mixed swell...WNW 4 ft and SSW 1 ft. Wind waves around 1 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.
|MTYC1 9413450 - Monterey|
Lat: 36.6°N Lon: 121.89°W Elev: 0
Not a Current Observation