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Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
801 PM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas and out 60 nm including the
San Francisco Bay and Monterey Bay

PZZ500-201130-
801 PM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

.Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including
the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank
National Marine Sanctuaries...

Swells will continue to gradually decrease throughout the coastal
waters overnight. Despite the decreasing swells, increasing winds
will maintain the hazardous seas. Scattered shower activity will
continue to diminish overnight.

$$

PZZ570-201130-
Point Arena To Point Reyes 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
801 PM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

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

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
15 to 16 ft at 14 seconds. Chance of showers late in the evening,
then slight chance of showers after midnight.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 14 to
16 ft at 14 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
11 to 13 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 11 to
14 ft at 13 seconds. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
15 to 18 ft at 17 seconds. Rain in the evening, then rain likely
after midnight.
.MON...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 12 to
14 ft...shifting to the NW 11 to 12 ft. Slight chance of showers,
then slight chance of rain.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 8 to
10 ft...shifting to the W 7 to 8 ft. Rain likely.
.WED...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 8 to
10 ft...shifting to the NW. Rain likely, then chance of showers.

$$

PZZ571-201130-
Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
801 PM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

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

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell
14 to 15 ft at 14 seconds. Chance of showers late in the evening,
then slight chance of showers after midnight.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 13 to
14 ft at 14 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
11 to 13 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 8 to
10 ft at 12 seconds. Chance of rain in the morning, then rain in
the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
11 to 14 ft at 17 seconds. Rain in the evening, then rain likely
after midnight.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 11 to
13 ft. Slight chance of showers, then slight chance of rain.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 8 to
10 ft...shifting to the W 6 to 7 ft. Chance of rain, then rain
likely.
.WED...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 7 to
9 ft. Rain likely, then chance of showers.

$$

PZZ575-201130-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
801 PM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
14 to 15 ft at 14 seconds. Chance of showers late in the evening,
then slight chance of showers after midnight.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 13 to
14 ft at 14 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
11 to 12 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 8 to
10 ft at 13 seconds. Chance of rain in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
9 to 12 ft at 17 seconds. Rain in the evening, then chance of
rain after midnight.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 11 to
13 ft. Chance of showers.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to 9
ft. Chance of rain.
.WED...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft...shifting to the W. Rain likely, then chance of showers.

$$

PZZ576-201130-
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
801 PM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell
13 to 15 ft at 15 seconds. Slight chance of thunderstorms late in
the evening, then slight chance of showers after midnight.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 12 to
13 ft at 14 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
11 to 12 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 8 to 10 ft
at 13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
9 to 11 ft at 17 seconds. Chance of rain.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 10 to
13 ft. Chance of showers.
.TUE...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 7 to 9
ft. Slight chance of rain, then chance of rain.
.WED...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft. Chance of rain, then chance of showers.

$$

PZZ540-201130-
Point Arena To Point Reyes To 10 nm-
801 PM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

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

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell
13 to 15 ft at 14 seconds. Slight chance of showers.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming NW 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 12 to 15 ft at 14
seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt...becoming W 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 9 to 12 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 8 to
10 ft at 12 seconds. Chance of rain in the morning, then rain in
the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
11 to 14 ft at 17 seconds. Rain.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 10 to
13 ft. Chance of showers, then slight chance of rain.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft...becoming 2 ft or
less. W swell 8 to 10 ft...decreasing to 5 to 7 ft. Rain likely.
.WED...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 6 to
8 ft. Rain likely, then chance of showers.

$$

PZZ545-201130-
Point Reyes To Pigeon Point To 10 nm-
801 PM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell
11 to 14 ft at 14 seconds. Slight chance of showers.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 10 to
13 ft at 14 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell
9 to 11 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 6 to
8 ft at 13 seconds. Chance of rain through the day.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
8 to 10 ft at 17 seconds. Rain in the evening, then rain likely
after midnight.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 9 to
12 ft. Chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 6 to 8
ft. Chance of rain.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 5 to
7 ft...increasing to 6 to 8 ft. Rain likely, then chance of
showers.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 13 to 16 ft at 14
seconds, decreasing to 11 to 14 ft overnight.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 14 to 17 ft at 14 seconds,
decreasing to 12 to 15 ft overnight. Maximum ebb current of 1.6
knots at 06:43 AM Saturday and 2.9 knots at 06:13 PM Saturday.

$$

PZZ560-201130-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos To 10 nm-
801 PM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 11 to 14 ft at
14 seconds. Slight chance of showers.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 10 to
12 ft at 14 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell
9 to 11 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 7 to 9 ft at
13 seconds. Slight chance of rain in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
7 to 9 ft at 17 seconds. Chance of rain in the evening, then rain
likely after midnight.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 9 to
12 ft. Chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 to 8 ft.
Slight chance of rain, then chance of rain.
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 4 to 6
ft...increasing to 6 to 8 ft. Chance of rain, then chance of
showers.

$$

PZZ565-201130-
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas To 10 nm-
801 PM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
12 to 14 ft at 14 seconds. Slight chance of thunderstorms late in
the evening, then slight chance of showers after midnight.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 11 to
13 ft at 14 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
9 to 11 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 8 to
10 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
7 to 9 ft at 18 seconds. Slight chance of rain in the evening,
then chance of rain after midnight.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 9 to
12 ft. Chance of showers.
.TUE...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 7 to
9 ft. Slight chance of rain.
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 4 to 6 ft...shifting to the W 6 to 8 ft. Chance of
rain, then chance of showers.

$$

PZZ530-201130-
San Pablo Bay Suisun Bay The West Delta and San Francisco Bay
North of the Bay Bridge-
801 PM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 15 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Slight chance of rain in the morning,
then chance of rain in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Rain in the evening, then rain
likely after midnight.
.MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Slight chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 10 kt. Chance of rain.
.WED...S winds 10 kt...becoming W. Rain likely, then chance of
showers.

$$

PZZ531-201130-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
801 PM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.SUN...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Slight chance of rain in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Rain likely.
.MON...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 10 kt. Chance of rain.
.WED...S winds 10 kt...becoming W. Rain likely, then chance of
showers.

$$

PZZ535-201130-
Monterey Bay-
801 PM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
9 to 12 ft at 14 seconds. Slight chance of showers through the
night.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 20 kt...becoming NW 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 8 to 10 ft at 14
seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt...becoming north 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 7 to 9 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN...SE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 7 ft
at 13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W
swell 5 to 7 ft at 17 seconds. Chance of rain.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 7 to 9
ft. Chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 6 ft.
Slight chance of rain, then chance of rain.
.WED...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 6 ft.
Chance of rain, then chance of showers.

$$

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