Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest California
National Weather Service Eureka CA
851 AM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

PZZ400-202230-
851 AM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHERN CALIFORNIA WATERS...Northerly gales will
continue across the outer waters through tonight. Gale force
gusts will be possible nearshore, primarily near Point Saint
George and Cape Mendocino. Seas will remain large and steep
through early this week. Marine conditions are expected to
slightly improve by the middle of the week before deteriorating
yet again late in the week.


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PZZ450-202230-
Pt St George to Cape Mendocino out 10 nm-
851 AM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to around 40 kt. Waves
NW 11 ft at 7 seconds. Patchy smoke.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves NW
10 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves NW 7 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy
fog.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds up to 5 kt. Waves NW 5 ft at 7 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves NW 5 ft at 7 seconds.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Waves NW 5 ft at 7 seconds...and NW
3 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves NW 8 ft at 7 seconds...and
NW 4 ft at 12 seconds.

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PZZ470-202230-
Pt St George to Cape Mendocino 10 to 60 nm-
851 AM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts to around 45 kt. Waves
N 16 ft at 7 seconds...and NW 2 ft at 12 seconds. Patchy smoke.
.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts to around 45 kt.
Waves N 15 ft at 7 seconds...and NW 3 ft at 11 seconds. Patchy
fog.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Waves N 12 ft at 7 seconds...and N
2 ft at 12 seconds. Patchy smoke.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves N 8 ft at 7 seconds...
and NW 3 ft at 11 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves N 7 ft at 7 seconds...and NW
4 ft at 11 seconds.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves N 7 ft at 7 seconds...and NW
3 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Waves N 10 ft at 7 seconds...and
NW 5 ft at 12 seconds.

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PZZ455-202230-
Cape Mendocino to Pt Arena out 10 nm-
851 AM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts to around 35 kt. Waves
N 5 ft at 7 seconds...and SW 2 ft at 15 seconds. Patchy fog.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves N 4 ft at 7 seconds...and
SW 2 ft at 12 seconds. Patchy fog.
.MON...SW winds up to 5 kt. Waves N 4 ft at 7 seconds...and NW
2 ft at 12 seconds. Patchy fog.
.MON NIGHT...W winds up to 5 kt. Waves NW 4 ft at 10 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Waves NW 4 ft at 10 seconds.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves NW 4 ft at 7 seconds...and
NW 3 ft at 11 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves NW 8 ft at 7 seconds...and
NW 4 ft at 11 seconds.

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PZZ475-202230-
Cape Mendocino to Pt Arena 10 to 60 nm-
851 AM PDT Sun Aug 20 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to around 45 kt. Waves
N 15 ft at 7 seconds...and S 2 ft at 15 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to around 35 kt.
Waves N 12 ft at 7 seconds...and NW 3 ft at 11 seconds. Patchy
fog.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves N 10 ft at
7 seconds...and NW 3 ft at 11 seconds. Patchy fog.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Waves N 7 ft at 7 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves N 8 ft at 7 seconds.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves N 8 ft at 7 seconds...and NW
3 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Waves NW 10 ft at 7 seconds...and
NW 4 ft at 12 seconds.

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