Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
244 AM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

PZZ400-191730-
244 AM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHERN CALIFORNIA WATERS...
A DISTANT STORM HAS GENERATED A VERY LARGE LONG PERIOD WESTERLY
SWELL. THIS SWELL WILL BUILD INTO THE WATERS TODAY AND
TONIGHT...THEN SLOWLY SUBSIDE THIS WEEKEND. A WARM FRONT WILL
BRING INCREASED SOUTHERLY WINDS AND SHORT PERIOD SOUTHERLY WAVES
ON SATURDAY. CONDITIONS SHOULD IMPROVE EARLY NEXT WEEK AS HIGH
PRESSURE BEGINS TO BUILD OVER THE REGION.

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PZZ450-191730-
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
244 AM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES SW 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS...AND W
BUILDING TO 16 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES S 3 FT AT 6 SECONDS...AND
W 18 FT AT 18 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES S 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS...AND W
16 FT AT 17 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES W 14 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES W 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES W 11 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES W 11 FT AT 17 SECONDS.

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PZZ470-191730-
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
244 AM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST TODAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON PST TODAY THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES S 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS...AND
W BUILDING TO 19 FT AT 16 SECONDS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WAVES S 4 FT AT 6 SECONDS...AND
W 20 FT AT 18 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES S 10 FT AT 8 SECONDS...AND W
18 FT AT 17 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES W 15 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WAVES W 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES W 11 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES W 11 FT AT 17 SECONDS.

$$

PZZ455-191730-
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
244 AM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS UP TO 5 KT. WAVES S 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS...AND W
BUILDING TO 15 FT AT 15 SECONDS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES S 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS...AND
W 18 FT AT 18 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES S 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS...AND W
16 FT AT 17 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WAVES W 14 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS UP TO 5 KT. WAVES W 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WAVES N 2 FT AT 5 SECONDS...AND W
11 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES N 2 FT AT 5 SECONDS...AND W
11 FT AT 17 SECONDS.

$$

PZZ475-191730-
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
244 AM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST TODAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON PST TODAY THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES S 2 FT AT 5 SECONDS...AND W
BUILDING TO 18 FT AT 16 SECONDS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES S 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS...
AND W 19 FT AT 18 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES SW 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS...AND W
16 FT AT 17 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES W 14 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES W 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WAVES N 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS...AND W
11 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES N 2 FT AT 5 SECONDS...AND W
11 FT AT 17 SECONDS.

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