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Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
829 PM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas and out 60 nm including the
San Francisco Bay and Monterey Bay

PZZ500-221015-
829 PM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including
the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank
National Marine Sanctuaries...

Northwesterly winds are gusty over the southernmost waters this
evening while winds are lighter elsewhere. Northwesterly winds
will gradually increase over the remaining coastal waters Sunday
and Sunday night. Northwest swell periods will decrease slowly
through late Sunday, however, hazardous conditions due to squared
seas will exist in most offshore areas through tonight.

$$

PZZ570-221015-
Point Arena To Point Reyes 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
829 PM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 10 to
11 ft at 13 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 3 to 4 ft in the
afternoon. NW swell 9 to 10 ft at 13 seconds. Patchy fog in the
morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
8 to 10 ft at 12 seconds.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 8 ft
at 12 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
8 ft at 12 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft.

$$

PZZ571-221015-
Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
829 PM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft...
becoming 3 ft after midnight. NW swell 9 to 10 ft at 13 seconds.
Patchy fog after midnight.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 9 ft
at 13 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
8 to 9 ft at 12 seconds.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 8 ft
at 12 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
8 ft at 12 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 ft.


$$

PZZ575-221015-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
829 PM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
9 to 10 ft at 13 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 9 ft
at 13 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
8 to 9 ft at 13 seconds.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 8 ft
at 13 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 8 ft
at 13 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft...becoming 2 ft or
less. NW swell 5 ft.

$$

PZZ576-221015-
Point Pinos To Point Piedreas Blancas 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
829 PM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.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 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 9 to
10 ft at 13 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell
8 to 9 ft at 13 seconds.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 8 ft
at 13 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 8 ft
at 13 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft.
.THU...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 ft.

$$

PZZ540-221015-
Point Arena To Point Reyes To 10 nm-
829 PM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 8 to
10 ft at 13 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt...increasing to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 3 to 4 ft in the
afternoon. NW swell 8 to 9 ft at 13 seconds. Patchy fog in the
morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
8 to 9 ft at 12 seconds.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 7 to
8 ft at 12 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
7 to 8 ft at 12 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
3 to 5 ft.

$$

PZZ545-221015-
Point Reyes To Pigeon Point To 10 nm-
829 PM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft late in the
evening...becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 7 to 9 ft at
13 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft at 13 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
7 to 9 ft at 13 seconds.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft
at 13 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft at 13 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
5 ft.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 7 to 10 ft with a
dominant swell period of 14 seconds decreasing to 7 to 9 ft
tonight.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 8 to 11 ft with a dominant swell
period of 14 seconds decreasing to 8 to 10 ft tonight. Breakers up
to 20 feet possible. Maximum ebb current of 1 knots at 05:12 AM
Sunday and 1.7 knots at 05:18 PM Sunday.

$$

PZZ560-221015-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos To 10 nm-
829 PM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
7 to 9 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming NW 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at
13 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt...decreasing to 5 to 15 kt
after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to 9 ft at
13 seconds.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to 8 ft
at 13 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft at 13 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
5 ft.

$$

PZZ565-221015-
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas To 10 nm-
829 PM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
8 to 10 ft at 14 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
7 to 9 ft at 13 seconds.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to
8 ft at 13 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to
8 ft at 13 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
5 ft.

$$

PZZ530-221015-
San Pablo Bay Suisun Bay The West Delta and San Francisco Bay
North of the Bay Bridge-
829 PM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt.
.MON...NE winds 10 kt.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 kt.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming NW.
.WED...W winds 10 kt.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt.

$$

PZZ531-221015-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
829 PM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 kt after midnight.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Patchy fog in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 kt after
midnight.
.MON...NE winds 10 kt.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 kt.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt.
.THU...W winds 10 kt.

$$

PZZ535-221015-
Monterey Bay-
829 PM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming east after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN...E winds 5 kt...becoming W 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 1 to 3 ft.  NW
swell 4 to 6 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt...becoming north 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 ft in the evening...becoming 2 ft or
less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 13 seconds.
.MON...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 13 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW
swell 4 to 6 ft at 13 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
5 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft.

$$


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