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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
843 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

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

PZZ500-031645-
843 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

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

GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS WILL REMAIN OVER THE NORTHERN OUTER WATERS
THROUGH TUESDAY. A MIXED SWELL WITH LIGHT WINDS AND GENTLE SEAS
ARE FORECAST FROM MIDWEEK AND BEYOND AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS. DRY
WEATHER RETURNS FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK.

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PZZ570-031645-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
843 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. N SWELL 2 TO
4 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 2 TO 3 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT...
BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.

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PZZ571-031645-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
843 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 2 TO 3 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.

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PZZ575-031645-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
843 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT...BECOMING 2 TO 3 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.

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PZZ576-031645-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
843 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT
AT 19 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT...BECOMING 2 TO 3 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
5 FT.

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PZZ540-031645-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
843 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT
AT 19 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...N 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 18 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W. S SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.

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PZZ545-031645-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
843 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT LATE IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT
19 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND
SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.5 KNOTS AT 02:15 AM
TUESDAY AND 1.7 KNOTS AT 02:25 PM TUESDAY.

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PZZ560-031645-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
843 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.  MIXED
SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W. S SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.


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PZZ565-031645-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
843 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND
S 3 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT AND S 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.


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PZZ530-031645-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
843 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 KT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W.

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PZZ531-031645-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
843 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 KT.

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PZZ535-031645-
MONTEREY BAY-
843 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...E 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 9 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LESS THAN
2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AND S 3 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W AND SW
3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.

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