Nor'easter will impact East Coast Thanksgiving travel
An active weather pattern is shaping up across the eastern U.S., with a nor'easter developing off the Gulf Coast on Tuesday and moving up the East Coast Tuesday night through early Thursday. The storm will bring precipitation up and down the coast, mostly in the form of rain along coastal areas, with snow expected farther inland. This will likely impact those with Thanksgiving travel plans on Wed.
38NM WNW San Francisco CA
Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]
- SynopsisHIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE INTO THE GREAT BASIN TONIGHT. WINDS WILL
BECOME LIGHT EAST TO SOUTHEAST BY WEDNESDAY AS A FRONTAL SYSTEM
APPROACHES THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST. SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE BY
THE END OF THE WEEK AS A STRONGER STORM APPROACHES THE AREA.
- Tonight E wind 7 to 10 kt. Mostly clear. Mixed swell...WNW 5 to 6 ft at 14 seconds and S 1 ft at 13 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
- Wednesday E wind 5 to 8 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Sunny. Mixed swell...WNW 4 ft at 13 seconds and S 1 ft at 12 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
- Wednesday Night SSE wind around 7 kt. Partly cloudy. Mixed swell...WNW 3 ft at 13 seconds and S 1 ft at 12 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
- Thanksgiving Day SE wind around 8 kt. Mostly sunny. Mixed swell...WNW 5 ft and S 1 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
- Thursday Night S wind 6 to 9 kt. A slight chance of rain after 4am. Mixed swell...WNW 8 ft and S 1 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
- Friday SSE wind 11 to 13 kt. A chance of rain, mainly after 10am. Mixed swell...WNW 7 to 8 ft and S 1 ft. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft.
- Friday Night S wind 8 to 10 kt. A chance of rain. Mixed swell...WNW 6 to 7 ft and S 1 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
- Saturday SE wind around 14 kt. Rain likely. Mixed swell...WNW 5 to 6 ft and S 1 ft. Wind waves around 2 ft.
- Saturday Night S wind 13 to 16 kt. Rain likely. Mixed swell...W 3 to 5 ft and S 1 ft. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft.
.....SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST..... IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS. ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 2.9 KNOTS AT 04:43 PM TUESDAY AND 1.2 KNOTS AT 06:21 AM WEDNESDAY.
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.
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