Small Craft Advisory
Expires 2:00 AM PST on February 24, 2017
Statement as of 1:32 PM PST on February 21, 2017
... Small Craft Advisory in effect from 7 am Wednesday to 2 am PST
The National Weather Service in San Diego has issued a Small
Craft Advisory... which is in effect from 7 am Wednesday to 2 am
* Winds... northwest winds will increase on Wednesday with gusts of
20 to 30 knots forecast Wednesday afternoon and night before
gradually subsiding on Thursday.
* Waves/seas... seas will build to 7 to 12 feet on Wednesday as a
swell from 280 degrees builds into the local waters. The highest
seas will be over the offshore waters off the southern San Diego
coast. Seas will remain above 7 feet through Friday morning
A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners... especially those operating smaller
vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.