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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
251 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

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

PZZ500-202200-
251 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

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

LIGHT SOUTH TO SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE
NORTHERN COASTAL WATERS THROUGH THE WEEKEND. ELSEWHERE...WEST TO
NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL PREVAIL AND PERSIST THROUGH THE FIRST
HALF OF THE WEEK. LIGHT SEAS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE FIRST HALF
OF THE WEEK. A LONGER PERIOD WEST TO NORTHWEST SWELL IS FORECAST
TO IMPACT OUR AREA STARTING ON WEDNESDAY.

$$

PZZ570-202200-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
251 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY NIGHT AND MORNING FOG.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 9 TO 12 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ571-202200-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
251 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY NIGHT AND MORNING FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 8 TO 10 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ575-202200-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
251 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AT 12 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 AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT...INCREASING TO 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ576-202200-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
251 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AT 12 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 AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ540-202200-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
251 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY NIGHT AND MORNING FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 9 TO 11 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ545-202200-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
251 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 6 TO 8 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS...DECREASING TO 11 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS...DECREASING TO 11 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENT OF 1.5 KNOTS AT 2:22 PM THIS AFTERNOON AND 1.4 KNOTS AT
2:24 AM SUNDAY.

$$

PZZ560-202200-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
251 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY NIGHT AND MORNING FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT...DECREASING TO 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ565-202200-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
251 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 12 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 3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ530-202200-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
251 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ531-202200-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
251 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ535-202200-
MONTEREY BAY-
251 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY NIGHT AND MORNING FOG.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

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