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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
235 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

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

PZZ500-222245-
235 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

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

NORTHWEST WINDS WILL RETURN TO THE COASTAL WATERS TODAY AS A
FRONTAL SYSTEM SITUATED ACROSS NORTHERN CALIFORNIA SLIDES SOUTH
ACROSS THE REGION. NORTHWEST WINDS AND SEAS WILL INCREASE THIS
EVENING WITH STRONGEST WINDS CONFINED MAINLY SOUTH OF POINT REYES.

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PZZ570-222245-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
235 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
W SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ571-222245-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
235 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ575-222245-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
235 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ576-222245-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
235 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ540-222245-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
235 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...
THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ545-222245-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
235 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...
THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.1 KNOTS AT 3:10 AM
SATURDAY AND 2.8 KNOTS AT 2:40 PM SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

$$

PZZ560-222245-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
235 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ565-222245-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
235 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ530-222245-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
235 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PZZ531-222245-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
235 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...
THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PZZ535-222245-
MONTEREY BAY-
235 AM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF RAIN IN THE MORNING... THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DECREASING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LESS
THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.

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