Eureka Weather

58°F

Weather: Overcast
Wind: 10 mph from S
Barometer: 30.03 in.

— As of noon

High Surf Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA 356 AM PST THU DEC 18 2014 CAZ001-002-190000- /O.NEW.KEKA.SU.Y.0006.141219T2200Z-141221T0200Z/ REDWOOD COAST-MENDOCINO COAST- 356 AM PST THU DEC 18 2014 …HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM FRIDAY TO 6 PM PST SATURDAY… THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EUREKA HAS ISSUED A HIGH SURF ADVISORY…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM FRIDAY TO 6 PM PST SATURDAY. * WAVES AND SURF…BREAKING WAVES 22 TO 25 FEET ALONG WEST AND NORTHWEST FACING BEACHES. * TIMING…SURF RAPIDLY BUILDING FRIDAY AFTERNOON INTO FRIDAY NIGHT. LARGE SURF WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SATURDAY. * 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 ESPECIALLY DURING MAX EBB WHICH IS PREDICTED TO OCCUR AROUND 1 PM…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. && $$ RPA

Seven-Day Forecast

Today

Chance Showers

High: 60°F

Chance of rain: 20%

A slight chance of sprinkles before 4pm, then a chance of showers after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tonight

Heavy Rain

Low: 49°F

Chance of rain: 100%

Rain, mainly after 10pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 49. South wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

Friday

Showers Likely

High: 56°F

Chance of rain: 70%

Showers likely, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 56. South southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Friday Night

Showers Likely

Low: 48°F

Chance of rain: 60%

Showers likely, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Saturday

Heavy Rain

High: 57°F

Chance of rain: 100%

Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 57. South southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

Saturday Night

Rain

Low: 51°F

Chance of rain: 100%

Rain. Low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

Sunday

Chance Rain

High: 59°F

Chance of rain: 30%

A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.

Sunday Night

Slight Chc Showers

Low: 51°F

A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

Monday

Slight Chc Showers

High: 61°F

A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

Monday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Low: 50°F

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

Tuesday

Slight Chc Showers

High: 61°F

A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.

Tuesday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Low: 50°F

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

Wednesday

Slight Chc Showers

High: 60°F

A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.