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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
229 AM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS AND OUT 60 NM INCLUDING THE SAN
FRANCISCO BAY AREA AND MONTEREY BAY

PZZ500-222130-
229 AM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST AND BAYS INCLUDING
MONTEREY BAY NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARIES...

MODERATE NORTHWEST WINDS CONTINUE OVER THE COASTAL WATERS SOUTH OF
POINT SUR THROUGH TONIGHT. ELSEWHERE WINDS REMAIN MOSTLY LIGHT.
NORTHWEST SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO GRADUALLY DECREASE THROUGH THE
END OF THE WEEK.

$$

PZZ570-222130-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
229 AM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 9 TO 11
FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 TO
9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN
RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT...INCREASING TO 11 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT.

$$

PZZ571-222130-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
229 AM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO 10
FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT...INCREASING TO 11 TO 14 FT AND SW 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
12 FT AND SW 3 FT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ575-222130-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
229 AM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 10 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
12 FT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ576-222130-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
229 AM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W
SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 10 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT.

$$

PZZ540-222130-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
229 AM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...
BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN
LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
11 FT. SW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ545-222130-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
229 AM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE
OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING. RAIN LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT...INCREASING TO 8 TO 10 FT AND SW 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AND SW 3 FT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 7 FT.

.....SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST.....

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.3 KNOTS AT 03:12 AM
WEDNESDAY AND 2.2 KNOTS AT 03:24 PM WEDNESDAY.

$$

PZZ560-222130-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
229 AM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.  W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
 W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT...INCREASING TO 8 TO 10 FT AND SW 3 TO
5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AND SW 3 TO 4 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ565-222130-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
229 AM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
12 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT.

$$

PZZ530-222130-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
229 AM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PZZ531-222130-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
229 AM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PZZ535-222130-
MONTEREY BAY-
229 AM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...
BECOMING 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AND SW 3 TO 4 FT...DECREASING TO 4 TO
6 FT.

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