MONTEREY BAY MARINE FORECAST

on Thursday, 20 September 2018.

Note: High pressure over the Eastern Pacific combined with thermal low pressure over the interior will keep gusty Northwest winds through Thursday. Winds will decrease late in the week as the high weakens and the thermal trough shifts to the coast.

Thursday, 20th September 2018
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming WNW 5 to 10 kt in the morning increasing to 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon with gusts to 25 kt.
Sunny, low 51, high 70.
Mixed swell...WNW 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds and SSW 1 ft at 12 seconds.
Wind waves 2 ft or less becoming W 3 ft.

Surf (Del Monte Beach):
Chest to shoulder high sets in the morning with occasional head high sets. The surf drops in the afternoon with stomach to shoulder high sets.
Light sideshore texture conditions in the morning. Choppy/sideshore texture conditions for the afternoon.
Wave faces 4 - 5 ft in the morning, 3 - 4+ ft in the afternoon.

MONTEREY BAY TIDE INFO: TIMES ARE APPROX

      • Low - 2:39am @ 0.5 ft
      • High - 9:23am @ 4.2 ft
      • Low - 2:29pm @ 2.6 ft
      • High - 8:18pm @ 5.0 ft
      Inner bay mean water temperature is expected to be in the high 50's to low 60's throughout the week.
Friday, 21st September 2018
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SW 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Patchy fog before 11am otherwise mostly sunny, low 53, high 71.
Mixed swell...WNW 3 to 4 ft at 10 seconds and SSW 1 ft at 12 seconds.
Wind waves 2 ft or less.

Surf (Del Monte Beach):
Stomach to shoulder high sets in the morning. The surf drops in the afternoon with chest high sets.
Glassy conditions in the morning. Bumpy/semi-bumpy conditions for the afternoon.
Wave faces 3 - 4+ ft in the morning, 2 - 4 ft in the afternoon.

MONTEREY BAY TIDE INFO: TIMES ARE APPROX

      • Low - 3:16am @ 0.5 ft
      • High - 9:51am @ 4.3 ft
      • Low - 3:07pm @ 2.3 ft
      • High - 9:00pm @ 5.1 ft
      Inner bay mean water temperature is expected to be in the high 50's to low 60's throughout the week.
Saturday, 22nd September 2018
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming W 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon with gusts to 15 kt.
Patchy fog before 11am otherwise mostly sunny, low 56, high 66.
Mixed swell...WNW 3 ft and SSW 1 ft.
Wind waves 2 ft or less.

Surf (Del Monte Beach):
Knee to waist high sets.
Clean conditions in the morning. Bumpy/semi-bumpy conditions for the afternoon.
Wave faces 1 - 3 ft in the morning, 2 - 3 ft in the afternoon.

MONTEREY BAY TIDE INFO: TIMES ARE APPROX

      • Low - 3:48am @ 0.5 ft
      • High - 10:15am @ 4.5 ft
      • Low - 3:43pm @ 2.0 ft
      • High - 9:39pm @ 5.2 ft
      Inner bay mean water temperature is expected to be in the high 50's to low 60's throughout the weekend.
Sunday, 23rd September 2018
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming WNW 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Patchy fog before 11am otherwise mostly sunny, low 55, high 66.
Mixed swell...WNW 3 ft and SSW 1 ft.
Wind waves 2 ft or less.

Surf (Del Monte Beach):
Waist to stomach high sets in the morning with occasional chest high sets. The surf drops in the afternoon with Knee to waist high sets.
Clean conditions in the morning. Choppy/disorganized conditions for the afternoon.
Wave faces 2 - 4 ft in the morning, 2 - 3 ft in the afternoon.

MONTEREY BAY TIDE INFO: TIMES ARE APPROX

      • Low - 4:18am @ 0.5 ft
      • High - 10:39am @ 4.6 ft
      • Low - 4:18pm @ 1.8 ft
      • High - 10:17pm @ 5.2 ft
      Inner bay mean water temperature is expected to be in the high 50's to low 60's throughout the weekend.