Rainfall and mountain snow will continue across the western U.S. into Monday
Heavy precipitation along the west coast will persist with a focus along the Coastal Ranges and Cascades. While not nearly as impressive as recent days, the forecast suggests another 1 to 3 inches of rainfall is possible across this region. Farther inland, moderate to heavy snow is likely over the Wasatch and Colorado Rockies with 1 to 2 foot amounts possible through Monday.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
2NM WNW Georgetown Nearshore Wreck MR
Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST EARLY THIS
- SynopsisLOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE NORTHEASTWARD ABOUT 30 MILES OFF THE
COAST EARLY THIS MORNING. A FRONT TRAILING THIS LOW WILL STALL
OFFSHORE MONDAY NIGHT...THEN WILL MOVE ONSHORE ON TUESDAY. LOW
PRESSURE MOVING THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY WEDNESDAY WILL PUSH A COLD
FRONT ACROSS THE WATERS WEDNESDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
IN FROM THE WEST CHRISTMAS DAY THROUGH FRIDAY.
- Overnight NNE wind 16 to 19 kt. Rain. Seas around 3 ft.
- Monday N wind 10 to 13 kt decreasing to 7 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Rain likely, mainly before 7am. Seas around 2 ft.
- Monday Night N wind around 8 kt becoming ENE after midnight. A slight chance of rain or drizzle before 1am, then a chance of drizzle. Seas around 2 ft.
- Tuesday ESE wind 5 to 9 kt. A chance of rain, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog after 1pm. Seas around 2 ft.
- Tuesday Night SE wind 9 to 12 kt becoming S 12 to 15 kt after midnight. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog before 1am. Seas 2 ft building to 4 ft.
- Wednesday S wind 16 to 19 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. Showers. Seas around 4 ft.
- Wednesday Night SSW wind around 20 kt becoming W after midnight. A chance of showers. Seas around 3 ft.
- Christmas Day W wind 15 to 18 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
- Thursday Night W wind 10 to 13 kt decreasing to 7 to 10 kt after midnight. Clear. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
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.
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.
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NATIONAL DIGITAL FORECAST DATABASE