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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
126 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

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

PZZ500-110700-
126 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST AND BAYS INCLUDING
THE MONTEREY BAY...GREATER FARALLONES...AND CORDELL BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARIES...

LIGHT SEAS AND WINDS THIS EVENING. INCREASING NORTHWEST WINDS
WILL PREVAIL THROUGH THE WEEKEND EXCEPT OVER THE NORTHERN OUTER
WATERS WHERE SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL PREVAIL TOMORROW. A LARGE LONG
PERIOD NORTHWEST SWELL WILL BEGIN TO MOVE INTO THE AREA ON
THURSDAY AND PERSIST INTO THE WEEKEND.

$$

PZZ570-110700-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
126 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT
AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
10 TO 13 FT AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 14 FT AT
19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 13 TO
14 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 12 TO
13 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
12 FT.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ571-110700-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
126 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT
AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 10 TO
12 FT AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 12 TO
14 FT AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 13 TO
14 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 12 TO
13 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 12 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
12 FT.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ575-110700-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
126 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT
AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
10 TO 11 FT AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 12 TO 14 FT
AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
13 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 12 TO
14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
12 FT.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ576-110700-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
126 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
9 TO 11 FT AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 TO
13 FT AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
13 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 12 TO
13 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
12 FT.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ540-110700-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
126 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 TO
11 FT AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 TO
13 FT AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 TO
13 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 TO
12 FT...BECOMING 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ545-110700-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
126 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT
AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
9 TO 11 FT AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 10 TO
13 FT AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 TO
13 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 TO
12 FT...BECOMING 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET AT
13 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET AT 13 SECONDS. MAXIMUM
EBB CURRENT OF 3.4 KNOTS AT 05:25 PM WEDNESDAY AND 2.9 KNOTS AT
06:01 AM THURSDAY.

$$

PZZ560-110700-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
126 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT
AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 TO 13 FT
AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 TO
13 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 TO
13 FT...BECOMING 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ565-110700-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
126 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
9 TO 11 FT AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 TO
13 FT AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
12 TO 13 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 TO
13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ530-110700-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
126 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...NE WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PZZ531-110700-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
126 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...NE WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PZZ535-110700-
MONTEREY BAY-
126 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 TO 9 FT AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 TO 11 FT
AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
11 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 TO
11 FT...DECREASING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 5 TO 6 FT.

$$


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