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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
812 AM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

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

PZZ500-020415-
812 AM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

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

LIGHT TO MODERATE WINDS WILL PREVAIL OVER THE BAY AREA WATERS
TODAY AS A STORM SYSTEM EXITS TO THE SOUTH. ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM
WILL MOVER OVER THE REGION ON MONDAY WITH ANOTHER CHANCE FOR
SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY WINDS. WINDS WILL BE STRONGEST
NORTH OF PIGEON POINT OVER THE OUTER WATERS. LIGHT WINDS AND
GENTLE SEAS DEVELOP ON TUESDAY.

$$

PZZ570-020415-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
812 AM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING... THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS. S SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ571-020415-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
812 AM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. S SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ575-020415-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
812 AM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. S SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ576-020415-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
812 AM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. S SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ540-020415-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
812 AM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AND SW 3 FT.

$$

PZZ545-020415-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
812 AM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 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 11 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.6 KNOTS AT 12:49 PM
SUNDAY AND 1.4 KNOTS AT 01:29 AM MONDAY.

$$

PZZ560-020415-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
812 AM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. S SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ565-020415-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
812 AM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. S SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ530-020415-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
812 AM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W.

$$

PZZ531-020415-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
812 AM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PZZ535-020415-
MONTEREY BAY-
812 AM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.

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