Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 5 2015

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

PZZ500-051615-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 5 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC AND NORTHERNMOST CALIFORNIA
WILL KEEP GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS GOING OVER THE COASTAL WATERS
THROUGH TONIGHT. A LONG PERIOD SOUTHERLY SWELL WILL MOVE INTO THE
COASTAL WATERS OVER THE WEEKEND RESULTING IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS
ALONGSHORE.

$$

PZZ570-051615-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 5 2015

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 4 TO 5 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 7 TO 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 4 TO 5 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. SW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT.

$$

PZZ571-051615-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 5 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 5 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 5 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 5 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. SW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT.

$$

PZZ575-051615-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 5 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 4 TO 5 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
 NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.

$$

PZZ576-051615-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 4 TO 5 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 4 TO 5 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.

$$

PZZ540-051615-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 5 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AND SW 3 FT.

$$

PZZ545-051615-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 5 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 5 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO
5 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 5 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.LABOR DAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 5 FT AT
18 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. SW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
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 PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 12 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.1 KNOTS AT 10:08 AM
SATURDAY AND 1.9 KNOTS AT 09:43 PM SATURDAY.

$$

PZZ560-051615-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 5 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW
3 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.LABOR DAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. SW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT AND SW 3 FT.

$$

PZZ565-051615-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 5 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW
3 TO 4 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. SW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AND SW 3 FT.

$$

PZZ530-051615-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.LABOR DAY...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PZZ531-051615-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.LABOR DAY...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PZZ535-051615-
MONTEREY BAY-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3
FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3
FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.LABOR DAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 18
SECONDS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. SW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT.

$$


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