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More precipation for the Pacific Northwest on Sunday

Another quiet day for most of the county on Sunday, but wet and windy weather will remain in the Pacific Northwest and northern Rockies. In some of the higher elevations, the rain will change over to snow during the day on Sunday.
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Last Update: 838 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island CA and Westward 60 NM

Marine Zone Forecast




...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

  • SynopsisAT 03Z...OR 8 PM PDT...A 988 MB LOW WAS OVER THE PAC NW COAST...WITH AN ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT EXTENDING S FROM THE LOW TO THE WATERS NEAR POINT CONCEPTION. THIS FRONT WILL MOVE INLAND TONIGHT...WITH NW WINDS INCREASING BEHIND THE FRONT THROUGH SUN. GALE FORCE GUSTS ARE LIKELY SUN AFTERNOON THROUGH SUN NIGHT. A LARGE W SWELL WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT.
  • Tonight NW winds 15 to 25 kt with local gusts to 30 kt. Strongest around point conception. Combined seas 8 to 10 ft dominant period 12 seconds...building to 11 to 13 ft dominant period 14 seconds after midnight.
  • Sun NW winds 15 to 25 kt...with gusts to 35 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 11 to 13 ft dominant period 13 seconds.
  • Sun Night NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 40 kt. Combined seas 10 to 12 ft dominant period 12 seconds.
  • Mon N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 8 to 11 ft dominant period 11 seconds.
  • Mon Night NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 35 kt...becoming N 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt after midnight. Combined seas 9 to 10 ft dominant period 9 seconds...subsiding to 7 to 10 ft dominant period 9 seconds after midnight.
  • Tue N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt...becoming NW 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 7 to 9 ft.
  • Tue Night NW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming N 10 to 20 kt after midnight. Gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft.
  • Wed NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 6 to 8 ft.
  • Thu NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 to 7 ft.



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Zone Area Forecast for Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island CA and Westward 60 NM
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