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Major nor'easter to affect northeastern U.S.

The stage is being set for a major nor'easter to affect parts of the Northeast Monday through Wednesday. This system will be responsible for heavy snowfall and strong winds, with blizzard conditions possible along coastal areas from New Jersey to Massachusetts. Blizzard Warnings are in effect along the coast from central New Jersey to the Canadian border.
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31NM S Santa Maria CA

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

Tonight

Partly Cloudy

Light Wind
< 1ft

Monday

Slight Chc Showers

Winds IncreasingSE 15kt
< 1ft

Monday
Night

Chance Showers

ESE 10kt
< 1ft

Tuesday

Slight Chc Showers

SE 10kt
< 1ft

Tuesday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

Light Wind
< 1ft

Wednesday

Mostly Sunny

NW 10kt
< 1ft

Wednesday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

N 10kt
< 1ft

Thursday

Partly Sunny

N 10kt
< 1ft

Thursday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

WNW 10kt
< 1ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 2:11 pm PST Jan 25, 2015
Forecast Valid: 7pm PST Jan 25, 2015-6pm PST Feb 1, 2015

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Detailed Forecast



  • SynopsisAT 23Z...OR 3 PM PST...A TROUGH OF LOW PRES OVER CENTRAL BAJA WILL MOVE N AND MOVE OVER THE AREA TONIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRES WILL REBUILD OVER THE ERN PAC WED THROUGH THU.
  • Tonight Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly cloudy. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
  • Monday SE wind 5 to 10 kt increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. A slight chance of showers after 4pm. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
  • Monday Night ESE wind around 10 kt. A chance of showers, mainly between 10pm and 4am. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
  • Tuesday SE wind 5 to 10 kt. A slight chance of showers before 10am. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
  • Tuesday Night Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly cloudy. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
  • Wednesday NW wind 5 to 10 kt. Mostly sunny. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
  • Wednesday Night N wind around 10 kt, with gusts as high as 15 kt. Mostly cloudy. . Wind waves 1 ft or less.
  • Thursday N wind 5 to 10 kt. Partly sunny. WNW swell 5 ft. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
  • Thursday Night WNW wind around 10 kt becoming N in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 kt. Mostly 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.