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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KEKA

FZUS56 KEKA 252156
CWFEKA

Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest California
National Weather Service Eureka CA
256 PM PDT Sun Sep 25 2022

PZZ400-260415-
256 PM PDT Sun Sep 25 2022

SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHERN CALIFORNIA WATERS
North winds with
localized gusting from 15 to 25 kt will occur across the outer
waters, with the higher gusts in the northern outer waters, through
Sunday morning and then weaken going into early next week. In
addition, steep short period seas from 6 to 8 feet will subside with
the weakening winds.



PZZ450-260415-
Pt St George to Cape Mendocino out 10 nm-
256 PM PDT Sun Sep 25 2022

TONIGHT
N winds 5 kt. Waves NW 5 ft at 11 seconds. Patchy fog.

MON
NW winds 5 kt. Waves NW 4 ft at 11 seconds...and S 2 ft at
16 seconds. Patchy fog.

MON NIGHT
N winds 5 kt. Waves NW 3 ft at 10 seconds...and SW 2 ft
at 16 seconds. Patchy fog.

TUE
SW winds 5 kt. Waves NW 3 ft at 10 seconds...and S 2 ft at
15 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
S winds 5 kt. Waves NW 3 ft at 12 seconds.

WED
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves W 8 ft at 13 seconds.

THU
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves NW 8 ft at 11 seconds.

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves NW 5 ft at 8 seconds. 



PZZ470-260415-
Pt St George to Cape Mendocino 10 to 60 nm-
256 PM PDT Sun Sep 25 2022

TONIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves N 7 ft at 6 seconds...and SW
2 ft at 16 seconds.

MON
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves N 6 ft at 5 seconds...and S 2 ft
at 17 seconds.

MON NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves N 5 ft at 5 seconds...and SW
2 ft at 15 seconds. Patchy fog.

TUE
W winds 5 kt. Waves NW 3 ft at 10 seconds...and SW 2 ft at
17 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves NW 3 ft at 12 seconds.

WED
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves W 9 ft at 13 seconds...and S 2 ft
at 15 seconds.

THU
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves N 9 ft at 7 seconds...and S 2 ft
at 15 seconds.

FRI
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves N 8 ft at 7 seconds...and SW 3 ft
at 14 seconds. 



PZZ455-260415-
Cape Mendocino to Pt Arena out 10 nm-
256 PM PDT Sun Sep 25 2022

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 kt. Waves N 3 ft at 6 seconds...and NW 4 ft at
12 seconds.

MON
S winds 5 kt. Waves NW 5 ft at 11 seconds...and SW 2 ft at
16 seconds.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves N 4 ft at 4 seconds...and SW
2 ft at 15 seconds.

TUE
NW winds 5 kt. Waves NW 3 ft at 10 seconds...and SW 2 ft at
16 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves NW 5 ft at 12 seconds.

WED
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves W 8 ft at 13 seconds...and S 2 ft
at 15 seconds.

THU
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves NW 9 ft at 11 seconds...and S 2 ft
at 15 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves NW 6 ft at 7 seconds. 



PZZ475-260415-
Cape Mendocino to Pt Arena 10 to 60 nm-
256 PM PDT Sun Sep 25 2022

TONIGHT
N winds 5 to 15 kt. Waves N 5 ft at 6 seconds...and NW
4 ft at 12 seconds.

MON
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves N 6 ft at 5 seconds...and SW 2 ft
at 16 seconds.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves N 5 ft at 5 seconds...and SW
2 ft at 15 seconds.

TUE
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves N 4 ft at 4 seconds...and SW 2 ft
at 16 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves NW 5 ft at 12 seconds.

WED
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves W 10 ft at 13 seconds...and S 2 ft
at 15 seconds.

THU
N winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves N 9 ft at 7 seconds...and S 2 ft
at 15 seconds.

FRI
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves N 8 ft at 7 seconds...and SW 3 ft
at 14 seconds.