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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KEKA

FZUS56 KEKA 212247
CWFEKA

Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest California
National Weather Service Eureka CA
247 PM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

PZZ400-220530-
247 PM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHERN CALIFORNIA WATERS
Moderate to strong
northerly breezes and steep seas will persist through Friday.
Seas will peak today as winds intensify and a moderate
northwesterly swell accompanies the short-period waves.



PZZ450-220530-
Pt St George to Cape Mendocino out 10 nm-
247 PM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
N winds 15 to 25 kt...becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Waves
N 9 ft at 9 seconds...subsiding to 6 ft...and NW 9 ft at
14 seconds.

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves N 3 ft at 5 seconds...and NW
7 ft at 13 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Waves NW 3 ft at 5 seconds...
and NW 6 ft at 13 seconds. Chance of showers.

SAT
S winds 5 to 15 kt. Waves NW 5 ft at 14 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Waves SW 3 ft at 5 seconds...and NW
7 ft at 13 seconds.

SUN
S winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves SW 6 ft at 6 seconds...and NW
6 ft at 12 seconds.

MON
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves SW 9 ft at 9 seconds...and NW
2 ft at 10 seconds.

TUE
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves W 6 ft at 7 seconds...and NW
2 ft at 9 seconds. 



PZZ470-220530-
Pt St George to Cape Mendocino 10 to 60 nm-
247 PM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
N winds 20 to 30 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt. Waves N
11 ft at 10 seconds...and NW 9 ft at 14 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves N 7 ft at 7 seconds...and NW
7 ft at 13 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves NW 2 ft at 5 seconds...
and NW 6 ft at 13 seconds. Chance of showers.

SAT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves W 5 ft at 5 seconds...and NW
5 ft at 15 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves SW 5 ft at 5 seconds...
and NW 7 ft at 13 seconds.

SUN
S winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves SW 7 ft at 7 seconds...and NW
7 ft at 12 seconds.

MON
S winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves S 9 ft at 8 seconds...and NW
3 ft at 10 seconds.

TUE
S winds 15 kt. Waves S 7 ft at 7 seconds...and W 2 ft at
12 seconds. 



PZZ455-220530-
Cape Mendocino to Pt Arena out 10 nm-
247 PM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
N winds 15 to 25 kt...easing to 10 to 15 kt. Waves N
11 ft at 9 seconds...subsiding to 7 ft...and NW 8 ft at
15 seconds.

FRI
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves N 6 ft at 6 seconds...and NW
7 ft at 13 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 10 to 20 kt...easing to 5 to 10 kt. Waves
N 6 ft at 6 seconds...and NW 6 ft at 13 seconds. Slight chance
of showers.

SAT
SW winds 5 kt. Waves NW 5 ft at 13 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves NW 6 ft at 14 seconds.

SUN
S winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves SW 5 ft at 5 seconds...and NW
5 ft at 12 seconds.

MON
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves SW 9 ft at 8 seconds...and W
2 ft at 11 seconds.

TUE
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves S 7 ft at 7 seconds. 



PZZ475-220530-
Cape Mendocino to Pt Arena 10 to 60 nm-
247 PM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
N winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Waves N
13 ft at 10 seconds... and NW 9 ft at 14 seconds.

FRI
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves N 9 ft at 9 seconds...and NW
7 ft at 13 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt...easing to 5 to 10 kt. Waves
N 6 ft at 7 seconds...and NW 6 ft at 13 seconds. Slight chance
of showers.

SAT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves NW 2 ft at 5 seconds...and NW
5 ft at 13 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Waves W 5 ft at 5 seconds...
and NW 7 ft at 14 seconds.

SUN
S winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves SW 7 ft at 7 seconds...and NW
6 ft at 12 seconds.

MON
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves SW 10 ft at 8 seconds...and
NW 2 ft at 11 seconds.

TUE
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves S 7 ft at 7 seconds...and W
2 ft at 12 seconds.