Looks like the rainy season begins this weekend

By on Fri, October 22, 2010

The National Weather Service forecasts that we’ll be getting heavy rain from Saturday night through Sunday—followed by big waves beginning Monday.

The main storm is forecast to arrive later Saturday night  into Sunday. Steady rain will redevelop in the north bay and become heavy at times by sunday morning. The main rain band will then  shift from north to south across the greater bay area… Rain totals of 0.50 To 1 inch is forecast for the urban areas around the bay. ...  Rain will taper to showers by sunday evening. Behind the storm the first big swell set of the fall is forecast to reach the area beaches by monday and tuesday when 15 to 20 foot seas will be  possible.