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Active pattern for the Pacific Northwest this week while a coastal low takes aim on the Northeast later this week

Thunderstorms with heavy rainfall is forecast to bring 5 to 7 inches of rainfall, with localized heavier amounts, to the Pacific Northwest throughout the week. Across the higher mountain elevations, measurable snow is likely. The Northeast will also be the focus of showers and thunderstorms beginning mid-week as a coastal low meanders of the Mid-Atlantic coast.
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41NM S Santa Maria CA

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

Overnight

Mostly Clear

NNW 20kt
< 1ft

Tuesday

Sunny

WNW 20kt
< 1ft

Tuesday
Night

Mostly Clear

NW 15kt
< 1ft

Wednesday

Sunny

Winds IncreasingNW 15kt
< 1ft

Wednesday
Night

Mostly Clear

N 15kt
< 1ft

Thursday

Sunny

NW 10kt
< 1ft

Thursday
Night

Clear

N 10kt
< 1ft

Friday

Sunny

W 10kt
< 1ft

Friday
Night

Partly Cloudy

W 10kt
< 1ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 3:01 am PDT Oct 21, 2014
Forecast Valid: 4am PDT Oct 21, 2014-6pm PDT Oct 27, 2014

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Detailed Forecast



  • SynopsisAT 10Z...OR 3 AM PDT...A 1022 MB HIGH PRES WAS LOCATED 600 NM WEST OF PT CONCEPTION. A 1006 LOW WAS CENTERED NEAR LAS VEGAS. STRONG NW WINDS WILL AFFECT THE OUTER COASTAL WATERS THROUGH LATE TONIGHT. A RELATIVELY LARGE NORTHWEST SWELL WILL AFFECT THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH MIDWEEK.
  • Overnight NNW wind around 20 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Mostly clear. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
  • Tuesday WNW wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Sunny. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
  • Tuesday Night NW wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Mostly clear. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
  • Wednesday NW wind 5 to 10 kt increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. Sunny. N swell 2 ft. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
  • Wednesday Night N wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Mostly clear. N swell 1 ft. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
  • Thursday NW wind around 10 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Sunny. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
  • Thursday Night N wind 5 to 10 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Clear. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
  • Friday N wind 5 to 10 kt becoming W in the morning. Sunny. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
  • Friday Night W wind 5 to 10 kt becoming NW in the evening. Partly cloudy. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
*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.