Thursday Morning

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Weather report said no rain until later….. Wrong…..  lots of rain this morning, now dry…..but cloudy.  46 this morning with WSW swell 10ft@ 8-13 sec’s and S winds 5-10mph, water temp at 50, low tide at 3:28am, sunrise at 6:45a and high tide at 9:22am.  Wind and Small Craft warning out for today and tomorrow , sand turtles will be down low.  Later today, WSW 10-12ft@ 10 sec’s with S winds 5-10mph, high of 57, clouds and 70% chance of rain later. Low tide at 4:15pm.  Tonight WSW 10ft@ 8 sec’s with ESE winds 20-30, gusts 40+mph, could be a wild night,  low of 49, 80% chance of rain. Sunset at 7:51pm and high tide at 10:36pm.  

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PDT TONIGHT… … STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 5 PM PDT FRIDAY… THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PDT TONIGHT. * WINDS (TODAY AND THIS EVENING)… SOUTHWEST 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT THIS MORNING… BACKING TO THE EAST LATE THIS AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT BRIEFLY THIS EVENING. * WINDS (TONIGHT AND FRIDAY)… SOUTH WINDS WILL RAPIDLY INCREASE TO 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS TO 60 KT TONIGHT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT. * SEAS… COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 14 FT THIS MORNING WILL SUBSIDE THIS AFTERNOON AND POSSIBLY DROP BELOW 10 FT FOR A FEW HOURS THIS EVENING. SEAS WILL THEN RAPIDLY BUILD TONIGHT AND PEAK AROUND 25 FEET FRIDAY MORNING. SEAS WILL REMAIN ABOVE 20 FEET THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… A STORM WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 48 TO 63 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING

Friday: SW 10-15ft@ 8 sec’s with S winds 25-40mph, low of 43, high of 50, clouds and 90% chance of rain
Saturday: WSW 10-12ft@10 sec’s with WSW winds 10-15mph, 39/49, clouds and 80%
Sunday: SW 7-8ft@ 10 sec’s with SSE winds 10-15mph, 40/53, clouds and 100% PM
Monday: WSW 10-12ft@ 10 sec’s with SW winds 10-15mph, 37/51, clouds and 90%
Tuesday: W 8-10ft@ 12 sec’s with NE winds 5-10mph, 43/58, partly cloudy and 10%
Wednesday: W 4-5ft@ 12 sec’s with ESE winds 5-10mph, 45/56, clouds and 60%