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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
258 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

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

PZZ500-301630-
258 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

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

HIGH PRESSURE OFF THE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST WILL KEEP MODERATE
NORTHWEST WINDS OVER THE NORTHERN OUTER WATERS. A WEAK SURFACE LOW
WILL DEVELOP NEAR SHORE RESULTING IN LIGHT SOUTHERLY WINDS.


$$

PZZ570-301630-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
258 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ571-301630-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
258 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT
10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT
10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ575-301630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
258 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT
10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT
10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ576-301630-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
258 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ540-301630-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
258 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ545-301630-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
258 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS. PATCHY NIGHT AND MORNING FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET AT 9 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET AT 9 SECONDS. MAXIMUM
EBB CURRENT OF 1.8 KNOTS AT 02:31 PM SATURDAY AND 3.4 KNOTS AT
02:31 AM SUNDAY.

$$

PZZ560-301630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
258 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING...THEN
PATCHY SMOKE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY SMOKE IN THE EVENING...THEN PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING...THEN PATCHY SMOKE IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY SMOKE IN THE EVENING...THEN PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING...THEN PATCHY SMOKE IN
THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
PATCHY SMOKE. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ565-301630-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
258 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS. PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE NIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE
DAY.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE NIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY
SMOKE...THEN PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG AND SMOKE.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ530-301630-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
258 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.

$$

PZZ531-301630-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
258 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY SMOKE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY SMOKE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY SMOKE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY SMOKE.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY SMOKE.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY SMOKE.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ535-301630-
MONTEREY BAY-
258 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE NIGHT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE DAY.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE NIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT AT
10 SECONDS. PATCHY NIGHT AND MORNING FOG. PATCHY SMOKE.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG AND SMOKE.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG.

$$


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