Thursday Morning

Thursday, November 10, 2016

WSW 7ft@ 6-11 sec’s with S winds 5-10mph, air and water temp at 56, clouds and some fog…..  Low tide at 2am, sunrise at 7:10am, and high tide at 8:35am.  This afternoon, high of 62, partly cloudy and 10% chance of rain. SW 6-7ft@ 11 sec’s with light S winds, low tide at 3p and sunset at 4:49pm.  Tonight, SW 6-7ft@ 12 sec’s with light S winds, low of 52, mostly cloudy and 10% chance of rain.

There is a “Gale Watch” for  Friday….. timing is estimated…..
GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING… THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A GALE WATCH… WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING. * WINDS FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING… SOUTH 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. * SEAS THIS MORNING… 10 FT EARLY SUBSIDING TO 9 FT. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED. REMEMBER… BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS. A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED… BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN.

Friday: W 10-12ft@ 10 sec’s with SSE winds 10-15mph, low of 52, high of 63, clouds and 90% chance of rain in the PM
Saturday: W 10-12ft@ 12 sec’s with light SW winds, 48/58, am clouds and 40%
Sunday: W 6-7ft@ 10 sec’s with S winds 10-15mph, 52/56, clouds and 100%
Monday: SW 10-12ft@ 12 sec’s with SW winds 5-10mph, 50/58, clouds and 70%
Tuesday: W 8-10ft@ 12 sec’s with SSW winds 5-10mph, 45/56, clouds and 60%
Wednesday:WNW 10-12ft@ 12 sec’s with SW winds 5-10mph, 43/54, clouds and 60%