Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest California
National Weather Service Eureka CA
248 AM PDT Fri Aug 23 2019

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248 AM PDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHERN CALIFORNIA WATERS...Northerly winds will
persist today, but start to diminish. Tonight and into the
weekend northerlies will persist, but winds will become
southerly near the coast in some locations, especially
overnight. Also, steep short period waves will create hazardous
ocean conditions for small craft through at least Saturday for
the inner waters.

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Pt St George to Cape Mendocino out 10 nm-
248 AM PDT Fri Aug 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Waves NW 8 ft at 8 seconds...and W
2 ft at 15 seconds.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Waves NW 8 ft at 8 seconds...and
W 2 ft at 12 seconds.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves N 6 ft at 6 seconds...and W
3 ft at 13 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves N 6 ft at 8 seconds...
and SW 2 ft at 15 seconds.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves NW 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves NW 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...SW winds 5 kt. Waves NW 6 ft at 9 seconds.

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Pt St George to Cape Mendocino 10 to 60 nm-
248 AM PDT Fri Aug 23 2019

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT EARLY THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to around 35 kt. Waves
N 12 ft at 9 seconds...and SW 3 ft at 15 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves N 11 ft at 9 seconds...
and SW 3 ft at 14 seconds.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves N 8 ft at
7 seconds...and W 3 ft at 14 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves N 8 ft at 8 seconds...
and SW 2 ft at 15 seconds.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves N 12 ft at 10 seconds.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves N 12 ft at 10 seconds...and S
2 ft at 13 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves N 8 ft at 9 seconds.

$$

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Cape Mendocino to Pt Arena out 10 nm-
248 AM PDT Fri Aug 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves NW 8 ft at 8 seconds...and
W 2 ft at 15 seconds.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves NW 8 ft at 7 seconds...
and SW 3 ft at 14 seconds.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves NW 6 ft at 7 seconds...and W
3 ft at 14 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves NW 7 ft at 9 seconds...
and SW 2 ft at 15 seconds.
.SUN...W winds 5 kt. Waves NW 5 ft at 10 seconds.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves NW 6 ft at 10 seconds.
.TUE...S winds 5 kt. Waves NW 5 ft at 9 seconds.

$$

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Cape Mendocino to Pt Arena 10 to 60 nm-
248 AM PDT Fri Aug 23 2019

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves NW 11 ft at 9 seconds...and
SW 3 ft at 15 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves N 10 ft at 8 seconds...
and W 2 ft at 14 seconds.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves N 9 ft at
8 seconds...and W 3 ft at 14 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves N 8 ft at 8 seconds...
and SW 2 ft at 15 seconds.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves N 8 ft at 9 seconds...and SE
3 ft at 15 seconds.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves N 9 ft at 9 seconds...and S
3 ft at 12 seconds.
.TUE...SE winds 5 kt. Waves N 7 ft at 9 seconds.

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