Suppression Forecast
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FNUS76 KMTR 111959
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SPOT FORECAST FOR MAVERICKS SAR...USCG
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
1159 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN SAN FRANCISCO.

.DISCUSSION...A STORM SYSTEM MOVING INTO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST IS
PUSHING CLOUDS INTO THE FORECAST AREA. THESE CLOUDS ARE LOW CLOUDS
AND HAVE A GOOD PROBABILITY OF REDUCING VISIBILITY OVER THE
CONTEST AREA TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING. OTHERWISE...WEATHER IS
EXPECTED TO BE DRY WITH MILD TEMPERATURES WARMING INTO THE LOW TO
MID 60S. LARGE WESTERLY SWELL IS MOVING INTO THE AREA. AS OF 9:50
AM THURSDAY BUOY 46059 WAS REPORTING 14 FEET AT 19 SECONDS.

.THURSDAY...
WEATHER.............PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES. LOW CLOUDS AND
                    PATCHY FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE.
SWELL HEIGHT........WEST SWELL 8 TO 10 FEET AT 21 SECONDS.
WIND................WEST NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 KT...WITH GUSTS TO 15.
WIND WAVE...........1 FOOT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
WEATHER.............LOW CLOUDS AND PATCHY FOG.
VISIBILITY..........1 TO 2 MILES WITH PERIODS OF LESS THAN
                    1/2 MILE POSSIBLE.
CIGS................BKN-OVC006
SWELL HEIGHT........WEST SWELL 12 TO 15 FEET AT 18 TO 20 SECONDS.
WIND................WEST NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 KT.
WIND WAVE...........1 FOOT.

.FRIDAY...
WEATHER.............CLOUDS AND PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING IMPROVING TO
                    PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES BY LATE MORNING.
VISIBILITY..........1 TO 2 MILES WITH PERIODS OF LESS THAN
                    1/2 MILE POSSIBLE EARLY MORNING. VISIBILITY IS EXPECTED
                    TO BE GOOD LATE MORNING INTO THE AFTERNOON HOURS.
CIGS................BKN-OVC006 IMPROVING TO SCT025 AROUND 1600Z.
SWELL HEIGHT........WEST SWELL 12 TO 15 FEET. OCCASIONAL SETS TO 20 FEET
                    WILL BE POSSIBLE.
SWELL PERIOD........18 SECONDS.
WIND................WEST NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 KT
WIND WAVE...........1 FOOT.


$$
FORECASTER...L_SMITH
REQUESTED BY...BM1 JAMES HELT
TYPE OF REQUEST...SAR
.TAG 20160211.MAVER.01/MTR
.EMAIL JAMES.D.HELT@USCG.MIL


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