Storm Warnings up to 65 MPH Gusts 12/9/2014


Forecasts


 

High Wind Watch

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
319 AM PST TUE DEC 9 2014

...STRONG SOUTH WINDS EXPECTED WEDNESDAY INTO EARLY THURSDAY...

CAZ001-100030-
/O.CON.KEKA.HW.A.0001.141210T2100Z-141211T0600Z/
REDWOOD COAST-
319 AM PST TUE DEC 9 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH. GUSTS TO 60
  MPH POSSIBLE ON COASTAL HEADLANDS AND RIDGE TOPS. THE
  STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR IN LOCATIONS SUCH AS TRINIDAD...
  CRESCENT CITY...FICKLE HILL...AND KNEELAND.

* HIGHWAYS IMPACTED...101...199...255. STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE
  DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/EUREKA/HAZARDS

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
521 AM PST TUE DEC 9 2014

CAZ001-101330-
REDWOOD COAST-
521 AM PST TUE DEC 9 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 2 AM PST
THURSDAY...
...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY IS CURRENTLY IN EFFECT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY IS CURRENTLY IN EFFECT.
A HIGH WIND WATCH IS CURRENTLY IN EFFECT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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High Surf Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
445 AM PST TUE DEC 9 2014

...POTENT PACIFIC STORM TO BRING LARGE SURF...

CAZ001-002-092345-
/O.CON.KEKA.SU.Y.0005.141210T0400Z-141211T1000Z/
REDWOOD COAST-MENDOCINO COAST-
445 AM PST TUE DEC 9 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO
2 AM PST THURSDAY...

* WAVES AND SURF...BREAKING WAVES 19 TO 24 FEET ALONG WEST
  FACING BEACHES.

* TIMING...TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...LARGE BREAKING WAVES ALONG THE COAST WILL LEAD TO
  INCREASED WAVE RUN-UP ON BEACHES WITH WAVES TOPPING AND
  WASHING OVER LARGE ROCKS AND JETTIES. THESE LARGE WAVES CAN BE
  ERRATIC AND UNPREDICTABLE. USE EXTRA CAUTION NEAR THE SURF
  ZONE AS THESE LARGE WAVES WILL BE CAPABLE OF SWEEPING PEOPLE
  INTO THE FRIGID AND TURBULENT OCEAN WATERS. MARINERS
  TRAVERSING THE BAR ARE URGED TO EXERCISE EXTREME CAUTION OR
  STAY IN PORT UNTIL THE THREAT SUBSIDES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

&&

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Hydrologic Outlook

HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
CAZ001>004-076-092345-

HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
315 AM PST TUE DEC 9 2014

...HEAVY RAIN EXPECTED WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY...

HEAVY RAIN IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY. ALL MAIN STEM RIVERS WILL EXPERIENCE MODERATE TO SHARP
RISES BY THURSDAY MORNING. ALSO RISES ON SMALLER CREEKS AND
STREAMS ARE EXPECTED WITH POSSIBLE FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS.

THE EEL RIVER AT FERNBRIDGE MAY REACH FLOOD STAGE AS EARLY AS
THURSDAY EVENING.

THE NAVARRO RIVER AT NAVARRO IS EXPECTED TO EXCEED FLOOD STAGE
THURSDAY MORNING.

THE RUSSIAN RIVER AT HOPLAND MAY REACH FLOOD STAGE THURSDAY
MORNING AS WELL.

STAY TUNED TO THE LATEST RIVER STAGE FORECASTS FOR UPDATES
AND CHANGES.

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