National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Active weather pattern Sunday brings threat of wintry weather to several parts of U.S

A few areas of active weather are expected on Sunday. The first will be in the Southwest, where locally heavy rain and mountain snow are possible from California to the Rockies. Farther east, wintry weather is possible over a large portion of the country. Numerous Winter Weather Advisories and a few Winter Storm Warnings are in effect from the southern Plains to New England.
Read More...

Last Update: 242 AM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

View Nearby Observations

Coastal Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas California out to 10 nm

Marine Zone Forecast





  • SynopsisA WEAK SURFACE PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL PROMOTE GENERALLY LIGHT WINDS ACROSS A MAJORITY OF THE COASTAL WATERS TODAY. A STORM SYSTEM WILL SLIDE OVER THE COASTAL WATERS ON MONDAY BRINGING ANOTHER ROUND OF SHOWERS AND POTENTIAL THUNDERSTORMS TO THE AREA. THIS FAST MOVING SYSTEM WILL BE OUT OF THE AREA TUESDAY LEAVING BEHIND LIGHT WINDS AND GENTLE SEAS FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK.
  • Today E winds 10 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 11 seconds. Chance of showers in the morning. Slight chance of thunderstorms through the day.
  • Tonight W winds 5 kt...becoming SE after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds. slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening.
  • Mon S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the morning...then chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
  • Mon Night SE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening...then slight chance of showers after midnight.
  • Tue NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds. S swell 3 ft.
  • Wed NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft. S swell 3 ft.
  • Thu NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft and S 3 ft.



Additional Forecasts and Information

Zone Area Forecast for Coastal Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas California out to 10 nm
Mobile Version