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More heavy rain and mountain snow in the Pacific Northwest on Saturday

Active weather will persist in the Pacific Northwest on Saturday. The hardest hit areas will likely be from the northern California coastline to eastern Washington as rainfall totals will range from 1 to 4 inches. In the higher elevations, precipitation will fall as snow with the some mountain peaks receiving up to a foot.
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Last Update: 825 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

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Inner waters from Point Mugu to San Mateo Pt. CA including Santa Catalina and Anacapa Islands

Marine Zone Forecast





  • SynopsisAT 03Z...OR 7 PM PST...A 1026 MB HIGH CENTERED 600 NM SW OF POINT CONCEPTION WILL SHIFT N AND BUILD INLAND SAT THROUGH SUN AND THEN PERSIST THROUGH TUE. MAINLY LIGHT WINDS WILL PERSIST THROUGH TONIGHT. NW WINDS WILL INCREASE SAT THROUGH SUN...WITH GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE W TO SW OF POINT CONCEPTION SUN NIGHT INTO EARLY MON. A LARGE NORTHWEST SWELL WILL BUILD THOUGH SAT MORNING AND THEN GRADUALLY SUBSIDE SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN.
  • Tonight W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 13 seconds...building to 4 to 6 ft at 19 seconds.
  • Sat W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 to 8 ft at 18 seconds.
  • Sat Night W winds 10 to 15 kt with local gusts to 20 kt... Becoming N after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 7 ft at 16 seconds.
  • Sun NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 7 ft at 15 seconds...subsiding to 3 to 5 ft at 15 seconds in the afternoon.
  • Sun Night NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 14 seconds.
  • Mon NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 6 ft.
  • Mon Night N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft.
  • Tue N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 6 ft.
  • Wed W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 6 ft.



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Zone Area Forecast for Inner waters from Point Mugu to San Mateo Pt. CA including Santa Catalina and Anacapa Islands
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