National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KEKA

FZUS56 KEKA 151538
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest California
National Weather Service Eureka CA
838 AM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

PZZ400-152230
838 AM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHERN CALIFORNIA WATERS
Northerly winds are forecast to continue to strengthen today. Gale force gusts are highly probable in the lee of Cape Mendocino and around Pt St George this afternoon and evening. These strong northerly winds are forecast to prevail - mostly over the outer waters - through mid week. Steep northerly waves will steadily build the next 3 days, peaking around 13 ft in the outer waters by Wed.


PZZ450-152230
Pt St George to Cape Mendocino out 10 nm
838 AM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING

TODAY
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves N 8 ft at 7 seconds...and NW 5 ft at 13 seconds.

TONIGHT
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves NW 10 ft at 9 seconds...and NW 4 ft at 12 seconds.

TUE
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves N 9 ft at 9 seconds...and NW 3 ft at 12 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves NW 11 ft at 9 seconds...and NW 3 ft at 12 seconds.

WED
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves N 8 ft at 10 seconds.

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

FRI
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves NW 4 ft at 7 seconds...and S 2 ft at 15 seconds.


PZZ470-152230
Pt St George to Cape Mendocino 10 to 60 nm
838 AM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON

TODAY
N winds 20 to 30 kt. Waves N 8 ft at 7 seconds...and NW 5 ft at 13 seconds.

TONIGHT
N winds 25 to 30 kt. Waves N 11 ft at 9 seconds...and NW 5 ft at 12 seconds.

TUE
N winds 25 to 30 kt. Waves N 12 ft at 10 seconds...and NW 4 ft at 12 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
N winds 25 to 30 kt. Waves N 12 ft at 10 seconds...and NW 3 ft at 12 seconds.

WED
N winds 20 to 30 kt. Waves N 12 ft at 10 seconds...and NW 3 ft at 11 seconds.

THU
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves N 9 ft at 8 seconds...and S 3 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves NW 6 ft at 7 seconds...and S 3 ft at 15 seconds.


PZZ455-152230
Cape Mendocino to Pt Arena out 10 nm
838 AM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING

TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves NW 8 ft at 7 seconds...and NW 4 ft at 13 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves N 9 ft at 9 seconds...and NW 4 ft at 13 seconds.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves N 10 ft at 9 seconds...and NW 3 ft at 12 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves N 11 ft at 10 seconds...and NW 3 ft at 12 seconds.

WED
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves N 9 ft at 9 seconds...and S 3 ft at 18 seconds.

THU
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Waves NW 5 ft at 9 seconds...and S 3 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves N 5 ft at 6 seconds...and S 3 ft at 15 seconds.


PZZ475-152230
Cape Mendocino to Pt Arena 10 to 60 nm
838 AM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON

TODAY
N winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves N 9 ft at 8 seconds...and NW 5 ft at 13 seconds.

TONIGHT
N winds 25 to 30 kt. Waves N 10 ft at 9 seconds...and NW 5 ft at 13 seconds.

TUE
N winds 25 to 30 kt. Waves N 12 ft at 10 seconds...and NW 4 ft at 12 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Waves N 13 ft at 10 seconds...and NW 3 ft at 12 seconds.

WED
N winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves N 12 ft at 10 seconds...and S 3 ft at 18 seconds.

THU
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves N 9 ft at 9 seconds...and S 3 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves NW 6 ft at 5 seconds...and S 3 ft at 15 seconds.