Marine Weather for PZ 475

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 8:32 PM PDT on September 1, 2014
Synopsis For Northern California Waters
Northerly winds and the seas will continue to increase the next few days as the offshore high pressure ridge strengthens and the inland thermal low pressure trough intensifies tightening the pressure gradient. Winds and seas will be highest across the outer waters.
Forecast as of 8:32 PM PDT on September 1, 2014
Small Craft Advisory in effect through Tuesday afternoon
Gale Warning in effect from Tuesday afternoon through late Wednesday night
Cape Mendocino To Pt Arena 10 To 60 Nm-
Tonight
NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves NW 9 ft at 8 seconds...and SW 2 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog.
Tue
N winds 20 to 25 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves NW 10 ft at 9 seconds...and SW 2 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog.
Tue Night
N winds 25 to 30 kt. Gusts up to 35 kt. Waves NW 13 ft at 10 seconds...and SW 3 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog.
Wed
N winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt. Waves NW 15 ft at 10 seconds...and SW 2 ft at 14 seconds.
Wed Night
N winds 20 to 30 kt. Waves N 15 ft at 11 seconds... and SW 2 ft at 14 seconds.
Thu
N winds 15 to 25 kt...easing to 5 to 10 kt. Waves NW 12 ft at 10 seconds...and SW 2 ft at 21 seconds.
Fri
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Waves NW 8 ft at 9 seconds...and S 3 ft at 19 seconds.
Sat
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves NW 8 ft at 9 seconds...and S 3 ft at 18 seconds.
Small Craft Advisory, Gale Warning
Statement as of 8:33 PM PDT on September 01, 2014

...Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 5 PM PDT Tuesday... ...Gale Warning remains in effect from 5 PM Tuesday to 2 am PDT Thursday...

A Gale Warning remains in effect from 5 PM Tuesday to 2 am PDT Thursday. A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 5 PM PDT Tuesday.

* Winds...N 20 to 25 kt. Occasional gusts up to 30 kt tonight. Gale force winds are expected late Tue through Wed evening.

* Waves...NW 8 to 9 ft at 9 seconds tonight. Northerly waves will continue to build Tue and Wed...peaking to around 17 ft Wed night...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft. Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or occurring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires experience and properly equipped vessels. It is highly recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe Harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.

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Marine Weather Links

Pt St George to pt Arena and out 60 nm

San Mateo Point to the Mexican border out 60 nm

Coastal waters from Florence Oregon to point St. George California and westward 60 nm.

Coastal waters from Cape Shoalwater Washington to Florence Oregon and westward 60 nm

Washington and Oregon waters from 60 nm to 250 nm offshore.

Fornia waters from 60 nm to 250 nm offshore.

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Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature
Arena Cove, CA 54.0 °F
North Spit, CA 57.9 °F
Point Reyes, CA 60.1 °F
Crescent City, CA 57.0 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Cape Mendocino, CA 46213 56 °F 5.25 ft
PT ARENA 19NM North of Point Arena, CA 46014 57 °F 6.56 ft
Humboldt Bay South Spit, CA 46212 52 °F 2.95 ft
EEL RIVER 17NM West Southwest of Eureka, CA 46022 60 °F 5.91 ft
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C-MAN Station Information

Place ID Water Temp Wave Height
Point Arena, CA
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Tide Heights

2014-09-01 2014-09-02
3 AM 9 AM 3 PM 9 PM 3 AM 9 AM 3 PM 9 PM

Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Fort Bragg Landing, California:  
2014-09-01 11:27 PM PDT Low Tide 0.84
2014-09-02 6:07 AM PDT High Tide 3.79
2014-09-02 10:40 AM PDT Low Tide 2.50
2014-09-02 5:23 PM PDT High Tide 5.55
2014-09-03 12:36 AM PDT Low Tide 0.57
2014-09-03 7:28 AM PDT High Tide 3.89
Point Arena, California:  
2014-09-01 11:26 PM PDT Low Tide 0.84
2014-09-02 5:55 AM PDT High Tide 3.71
2014-09-02 10:39 AM PDT Low Tide 2.50
2014-09-02 5:11 PM PDT High Tide 5.44
2014-09-03 12:35 AM PDT Low Tide 0.57
2014-09-03 7:16 AM PDT High Tide 3.81
Shelter Cove, California:  
2014-09-01 11:30 PM PDT Low Tide 0.91
2014-09-02 5:58 AM PDT High Tide 3.94
2014-09-02 10:43 AM PDT Low Tide 2.71
2014-09-02 5:14 PM PDT High Tide 5.77
2014-09-03 12:39 AM PDT Low Tide 0.61
2014-09-03 7:19 AM PDT High Tide 4.04
Westport, California:  
2014-09-01 11:25 PM PDT Low Tide 0.84
2014-09-02 6:06 AM PDT High Tide 3.71
2014-09-02 10:38 AM PDT Low Tide 2.50
2014-09-02 5:22 PM PDT High Tide 5.44
2014-09-03 12:34 AM PDT Low Tide 0.57
2014-09-03 7:27 AM PDT High Tide 3.81

Currents Information

Date Time Current Type Speed
Cape Vizcaino, California Current:  
2014-09-02 12:09 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-09-02 3:01 AM PDT Max Flood 0.71 knots
2014-09-02 6:28 AM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-09-02 8:43 AM PDT Max Ebb -0.58 knots
2014-09-02 11:39 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-09-02 2:55 PM PDT Max Flood 0.61 knots
2014-09-02 5:45 PM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-09-02 9:11 PM PDT Max Ebb -1.14 knots
2014-09-03 1:18 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-09-03 4:12 AM PDT Max Flood 0.76 knots
2014-09-03 7:40 AM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
Point Arena, California Current:  
2014-09-02 12:28 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-09-02 3:20 AM PDT Max Flood 0.71 knots
2014-09-02 6:47 AM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-09-02 9:02 AM PDT Max Ebb -0.58 knots
2014-09-02 11:58 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-09-02 3:14 PM PDT Max Flood 0.61 knots
2014-09-02 6:04 PM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-09-02 9:30 PM PDT Max Ebb -1.14 knots
2014-09-03 1:37 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-09-03 4:31 AM PDT Max Flood 0.76 knots
2014-09-03 7:59 AM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
Point Cabrillo, California Current:  
2014-09-02 12:19 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-09-02 3:11 AM PDT Max Flood 0.71 knots
2014-09-02 6:38 AM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-09-02 8:53 AM PDT Max Ebb -0.58 knots
2014-09-02 11:49 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-09-02 3:05 PM PDT Max Flood 0.61 knots
2014-09-02 5:55 PM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-09-02 9:21 PM PDT Max Ebb -1.14 knots
2014-09-03 1:28 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-09-03 4:22 AM PDT Max Flood 0.76 knots
2014-09-03 7:50 AM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
Point Delgada, California Current:  
2014-09-02 12:20 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-09-02 3:12 AM PDT Max Flood 0.71 knots
2014-09-02 6:39 AM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-09-02 8:54 AM PDT Max Ebb -0.58 knots
2014-09-02 11:50 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-09-02 3:06 PM PDT Max Flood 0.61 knots
2014-09-02 5:56 PM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-09-02 9:22 PM PDT Max Ebb -1.14 knots
2014-09-03 1:29 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-09-03 4:23 AM PDT Max Flood 0.76 knots
2014-09-03 7:51 AM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
Punta Gorda, California Current:  
2014-09-02 12:21 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-09-02 3:13 AM PDT Max Flood 0.71 knots
2014-09-02 6:40 AM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-09-02 8:55 AM PDT Max Ebb -0.58 knots
2014-09-02 11:51 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-09-02 3:07 PM PDT Max Flood 0.61 knots
2014-09-02 5:57 PM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-09-02 9:23 PM PDT Max Ebb -1.14 knots
2014-09-03 1:30 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-09-03 4:24 AM PDT Max Flood 0.76 knots
2014-09-03 7:52 AM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots