National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Winter weather returns to New England, wet weather in Southwest

A fast-moving clipper system will bring snow across much of New England on Friday. The heaviest snow is expected across Maine, New Hampshire and eastern Massachusetts. Snowfall totals will be much less than what the nor'easter earlier this week brought, with less than six inches forecast for most areas. Meanwhile, wet weather will prevail across parts of the Southwest into the weekend.
Read More...

Last Update: 236 PM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

View Nearby Observations

Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas 10-60 NM

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...



  • SynopsisBREEZY NORTH WINDS ARE FORECAST TO PERSIST OVER THE OUTER WATERS FOR THE REMAINDER OF TODAY. NORTH WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DECLINE OVERNIGHT AND DROP BELOW SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CRITERIA BY TOMORROW MORNING. LIGHT NORTH WINDS WILL PREVAIL SUNDAY THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK BEFORE VEERING TO THE SOUTH MIDWEEK. PATCHY DENSE FOG COULD PERSIST IN THE NORTH BAY AND WEST DELTA AGAIN TOMORROW MORNING.
  • Tonight NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 7 to 9 ft at 14 seconds.
  • Sat N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 7 to 9 ft at 13 seconds.
  • Sat Night NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 6 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.
  • Sun NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 6 ft at 13 seconds.
  • Sun Night NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 5 to 6 ft at 12 seconds.
  • Mon N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft...becoming 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 7 ft...becoming 6 ft.
  • Tue N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 6 to 7 ft.
  • Wed S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 5 to 7 ft.



Additional Forecasts and Information

Zone Area Forecast for Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas 10-60 NM
Mobile Version