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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
238 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

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

PZZ500-280430-
238 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

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

A BROAD THERMAL TROUGH POSITIONED OVER CALIFORNIA WILL MAINTAIN GUSTY
NORTHERLY WINDS THROUGH THIS EVENING. THE GUSTY WINDS WILL PRODUCE
LOCALLY STEEP WIND WAVES. WINDS WILL DECREASE TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
AS THE THERMAL TROUGH SLIDES WEST...RELAXING THE SURFACE PRESSURE
GRADIENT AND IMPROVING SEA CONDITIONS.

$$

PZZ570-280430-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
238 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS
AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.


$$

PZZ571-280430-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
238 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ575-280430-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
238 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ576-280430-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
238 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ540-280430-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
238 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

PZZ545-280430-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
238 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 18 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 18 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.9 KNOTS AT 01:23 AM
TUESDAY MORNING AND 1.1 KNOTS AT 02:17 PM TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

$$

PZZ560-280430-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
238 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATER
THIS EVENING. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS
AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

PZZ565-280430-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
238 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

PZZ530-280430-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
238 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 10 KT LATER THIS
EVENING.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.

$$

PZZ531-280430-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
238 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PZZ535-280430-
MONTEREY BAY-
238 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...STRONGEST ALONG THE SANTA CRUZ
COAST. WINDS BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4
FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8
SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3
FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3
FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.

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