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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
229 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

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

PZZ500-190930-
229 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

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

A SLOW MOVING STORM SYSTEM CENTERED OFF OF THE MENDOCINO COAST WILL
MAINTAIN GENERALLY LIGHT SOUTHERLY WINDS ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS
INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. WINDS WILL BECOME NORTHWEST BY FRIDAY
MORNING AS THE STORM SYSTEM PUSHES SOUTHEAST. A LARGE...LONG
PERIOD SOUTHWESTERLY SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE WATERS
THROUGH THIS EVENING BUT IS EXPECTED TO SLOWLY SUBSIDE OVER THE
NEXT TWO DAYS.

$$

PZZ570-190930-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
229 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 6 FT AT 15
SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ571-190930-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
229 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 14
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ575-190930-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
229 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 4
FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ576-190930-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
229 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL W 5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 6 FT AT 15
SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT...DECREASING TO 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ540-190930-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
229 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 6 FT AT 15
SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ545-190930-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
229 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. S SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 17 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 17 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.2 KNOTS AT 12:51 AM
FRIDAY MORNING AND 1.3 KNOTS AT 01:40 PM FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

$$

PZZ560-190930-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
229 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 4
TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
S SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DECREASING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT
14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.


$$

PZZ565-190930-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
229 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL W 4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 5 FT AT 15
SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.


$$

PZZ530-190930-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
229 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT.

$$

PZZ531-190930-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
229 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DECREASING TO 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ535-190930-
MONTEREY BAY-
229 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...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 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. S SWELL 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LESS THAN
2 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON AND TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.


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