MONTEREY BAY MARINE FORECAST

on Wednesday, 12 December 2018.

Note: Northerly winds will increase overnight across the waters as a cold front moves through. Winds will diminish tomorrow night and into Thursday before turning Southerly into Friday. A building Northwest swell will impact the waters late this week result in hazardous conditions. A more significant Northwest swell is then forecast to arrive Sunday into Monday.

Wednesday, 12th December 2018
NNW wind 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 15 kt.
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, low 47, high 61.
Mixed swell...W 3 to 5 ft at 12 seconds and SSW 1 ft at 13 seconds.
Wind waves 2 ft or less.

Surf (Del Monte Beach):
Chest to head high sets in the morning with occasional slightly overhead high sets. The surf builds in the afternoon with 1-3' overhead high sets.
Clean conditions in the morning. Light sideshore texture conditions in the afternoon.
Wave faces 4 - 6+ ft in the morning, 5 - 8 ft in the afternoon.

MONTEREY BAY TIDE INFO: TIMES ARE APPROX

      • High - 3:00am @ 4.0 ft
      • Low - 7:17am @ 3.3 ft
      • High - 12:37pm @ 4.6 ft
      • Low - 8:17pm @ 0.3 ft
      Inner bay mean water temperature is expected to be in the high 50's to low 60's throughout the week.
Thursday, 13th December 2018
E wind 5 to 10 kt becoming N in the morning.
Sunny, low 49, high 63.
Mixed swell...W 4 to 8 ft at 16 seconds and SSW 1 ft at 15 seconds.
Wind waves 2 ft or less.

Surf (Del Monte Beach):
Well overhead to double overhead high sets.
Clean conditions in the morning. Glassy conditions in the afternoon.
Wave faces 6 - 10 ft in the morning, 8 - 10+ ft in the afternoon.

MONTEREY BAY TIDE INFO: TIMES ARE APPROX

      • High - 3:49am @ 4.1 ft
      • Low - 8:35am @ 3.3 ft
      • High - 1:31pm @ 4.2 ft
      • Low - 9:02pm @ 0.6 ft
      Inner bay mean water temperature is expected to be in the high 50's to low 60's throughout the week.
Friday, 14th December 2018
SE wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SW in the morning.
Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain after 10am, low 50, high 61.
Mixed swell...W 4 to 6 ft and SSW 1 ft.
Wind waves 2 ft or less.

Surf (Del Monte Beach):
Well overhead to double overhead high sets.
Light sideshore texture conditions in the morning. Bumpy/semi-bumpy conditions in the afternoon.
Wave faces 6 - 10 ft in the morning, 8 - 10+ ft in the afternoon.

MONTEREY BAY TIDE INFO: TIMES ARE APPROX

      • High - 4:33am @ 4.3 ft
      • Low - 10:02am @ 3.0 ft
      • High - 2:40pm @ 3.8 ft
      • Low - 9:48pm @ 0.9 ft
      Inner bay mean water temperature is expected to be in the high 50's to low 60's throughout the week.
Saturday, 15th December 2018
Variable winds 5 kt or less becoming SE 10 kt.
Partly sunny with a slight chance of rain, low 50, high 60.
Mixed swell...W 6 to 9 ft and SSW 1 ft.
Wind waves 2 ft or less.

Surf (Del Monte Beach):
Well overhead to double overhead high sets.
Clean conditions in the morning. Semi-glassy/semi-bumpy conditions in the afternoon.
Wave faces 8 - 10+ ft in the morning, 8 - 10 ft in the afternoon.

MONTEREY BAY TIDE INFO: TIMES ARE APPROX

      • High - 5:10am @ 4.5 ft
      • Low - 11:18am @ 2.6 ft
      • High - 4:04pm @ 3.5 ft
      • Low - 10:34pm @ 1.2 ft
      Inner bay mean water temperature is expected to be in the high 50's to low 60's throughout the weekend.
Sunday, 16th December 2018
S wind 5 to 15 kt.
Mostly cloudy with rain likely, low 52, high 60.
Mixed swell...W 7 to 12 ft and S 1 to 2 ft.
Wind waves 2 ft or less becoming 2 to 3 ft.

Surf (Del Monte Beach):
Chest to head high sets in the morning with occasional slighty overhead high sets. The surf builds in the afternoon with up to triple overhead+ high sets..
Sideshore texture conditions in the morning. Semi-glassy/semi-bumpy conditions in the afternoon.
Wave faces 4 - 6+ ft in the morning, 12 - 16+ ft in the afternoon.

MONTEREY BAY TIDE INFO: TIMES ARE APPROX

      • High - 5:43am @ 4.8 ft
      • Low - 12:17pm @ 2.1 ft
      • High - 5:28pm @ 3.4 ft
      • Low - 11:19pm @ 1.4 ft
      Inner bay mean water temperature is expected to be in the high 50's to low 60's throughout the weekend.