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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
258 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

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

PZZ500-111745-
258 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

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

NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE THROUGH THE WEEKEND WITH EXCEPTION
TO THE NORTHERN OUTER WATERS WHERE SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL PREVAIL.
A LARGE LONG PERIOD NORTHWEST SWELL WILL BEGIN TO MOVE INTO THE
AREA ON TODAY AND PERSIST INTO THE WEEKEND.

$$

PZZ570-111745-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
258 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 20 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 10 TO 12 FT AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 13 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 10 TO 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT.
.WASHINGTON`S BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ571-111745-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
258 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 20 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 10 TO 12 FT AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 12 TO 13 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 13 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 10 TO 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT...BECOMING 10 FT.
.WASHINGTON`S BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ575-111745-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
258 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 20 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 10 TO 11 FT AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 TO 13 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 13 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 12 TO 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 10 TO 11 FT...DECREASING TO 9 TO 10 FT.
.WASHINGTON`S BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ576-111745-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
258 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 20 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 11 TO 13 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 13 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 12 TO 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT.
.WASHINGTON`S BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ540-111745-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
258 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 20 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W 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 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 10 TO 13 FT AT 18 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 17 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 10 TO 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 9 TO 11 FT.
.WASHINGTON`S BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ545-111745-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
258 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 20 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W 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 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 TO 13 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 11 TO 13 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 10 TO 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT.
.WASHINGTON`S BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET AT 12
SECONDS...INCREASING TO 6 TO 8 FEET AT 20 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET AT 12 SECONDS...
INCREASING TO 6 TO 8 FEET AT 20 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF
2.9 KNOTS AT 6:01 AM THURSDAY AND 3.1 KNOTS AT 6:13 PM THURSDAY.

$$

PZZ560-111745-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
258 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 20 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...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...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 TO 13 FT AT
18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 11 TO 13 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 10 TO 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT.
.WASHINGTON`S BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ565-111745-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
258 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 20 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...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 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 10 TO 13 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 13 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 11 TO 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT.
.WASHINGTON`S BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ530-111745-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
258 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.WASHINGTON`S BIRTHDAY...NE WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PZZ531-111745-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
258 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.WASHINGTON`S BIRTHDAY...NE WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PZZ535-111745-
MONTEREY BAY-
258 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 20 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
W SWELL 9 TO 12 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. W SWELL 9 TO 12 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.
.WASHINGTON`S BIRTHDAY...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.

$$


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