12/20/18 Rain/very windy today, precip total 1/2″ or so, S winds 40-50mph gusting 65, high 50F, showers tonight, W breeze down to 20mph, low 40F, mixed skies/dry tomorrow, high 50F. Outlook: chance of rain Sat, rain Sun-Mon, chance of rain/showers Tue-Wed, highs 50F, lows 40F. Christmas – Eve, rain likely, 40F; Day, chance of showers, partly sunny, 50F.
Surf Height…………..20 to 25 ft.
Weather………………Cloudy. Rain in the morning, then showers in the afternoon. Highs around 55.
Wind…………………South 30 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph becoming west 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph in the afternoon.
Tides (South Beach)…
Low tide….3.2 ft at 03:34 AM PST.
High tide…9.4 ft at 09:52 AM PST.
Low tide….-0.3 ft at 04:42 PM PST.
High tide…7.3 ft at 11:17 PM PST.
Sunrise – 7:52 AM PST. Sunset – 4:37 PM PST
Marine: A Storm Warning is in effect until 1:00pm this afternoon. S wind 30 kt increasing to 35 to 40 kt with gusts to 50 kt through midday. Wind becoming W 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon, with gusts to 35 kt. Combined seas 14 ft with a dominant period of 14 seconds, building to 21 ft. Rain in the morning, then showers in the afternoon.
A High Wind Warning is in effect until 1:00pm this afternoon. South winds 30 to 45 mph with gusts up to 65 mph on beaches and headlands. Strongest wind likely 8:00am through noon. Strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power lines. Scattered power outages are possible.