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Flooding Rains Continue to Threaten the Southwest, Southern Plains

Heavy rain is soaking much of southern and central New Mexico and Texas Thursday as the remnants of Odile moving into the southwestern United States. Up to four inches of rain has been reported in parts of New Mexico as of Thursday morning. Additional rainfall of two to four inches, with local amounts to six inches, can be expected through the weekend.
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38NM WNW San Francisco CA

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

Late
Afternoon

Slight Chc Showers

S 8kt
6ft

Tonight

Slight Chc Showers

S 8ktWinds Decreasing
5-6ft

Friday

Patchy Fog

Winds IncreasingW 9kt
4-5ft

Friday
Night

Patchy Fog

WNW 8ktWinds Decreasing
4ft

Saturday

Patchy Fog

S 7kt
3-5ft

Saturday
Night

Patchy Fog

Light Wind
5ft

Sunday

Patchy Fog

W 6kt
4-5ft

Sunday
Night

Patchy Fog

WNW 9kt
4ft

Monday

Patchy Fog

WNW 9kt
4ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 4:17 pm PDT Sep 18, 2014
Forecast Valid: 5pm PDT Sep 18, 2014-6pm PDT Sep 25, 2014

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Detailed Forecast



  • SynopsisA SLOW MOVING STORM SYSTEM CENTERED OFF OF THE MENDOCINO COAST WILL MAINTAIN GENERALLY LIGHT SOUTHERLY WINDS ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. WINDS WILL BECOME NORTHWEST BY FRIDAY MORNING AS THE STORM SYSTEM PUSHES SOUTHEAST. A LARGE...LONG PERIOD SOUTHWESTERLY SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE WATERS THROUGH THIS EVENING BUT IS EXPECTED TO SLOWLY SUBSIDE OVER THE NEXT TWO DAYS.
  • Late Afternoon S wind around 8 kt. A slight chance of showers. Mixed swell...WNW 4 ft at 11 seconds and SSW 5 ft at 15 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
  • Tonight S wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the evening. A slight chance of showers before 11pm. Mixed swell...WNW 4 ft at 11 seconds and SSW 4 to 5 ft at 15 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
  • Friday Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming W 5 to 9 kt in the morning. Patchy fog before 11am. Mixed swell...WNW 3 ft at 9 seconds and SSW 3 ft at 14 seconds. Wind waves around 1 ft.
  • Friday Night WNW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. Patchy fog after 11pm. Mixed swell...NW 3 to 4 ft and SSW 2 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
  • Saturday S wind around 7 kt. Patchy fog before 11am. Mixed swell...WNW 5 ft and SSW 2 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
  • Saturday Night Variable winds 5 kt or less. Patchy fog after 11pm. Mixed swell...WNW 5 ft and SSW 1 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
  • Sunday W wind around 6 kt. Patchy fog before 11am. Mixed swell...WNW 4 ft and SSW 1 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
  • Sunday Night WNW wind around 9 kt. Patchy fog after 11pm. Mixed swell...WNW 3 to 4 ft and SSW 1 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.
  • Monday WNW wind around 9 kt. Patchy fog before 11am. Mixed swell...WNW 3 ft and SSW 1 ft. Wind waves around 1 ft.

.....SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST..... IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 17 SECONDS. ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 17 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.2 KNOTS AT 12:51 AM FRIDAY MORNING AND 1.3 KNOTS AT 01:40 PM FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

*Notices:
  1. 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.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.