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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
826 PM PST WED NOV 26 2014

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

PZZ500-271630-
826 PM PST WED NOV 26 2014

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

SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL PREVAIL NORTH OF PIGEON POINT AND NORTHERLY
WINDS WILL PREVAIL SOUTH OF PIGEON POINT THROUGH FRIDAY.  SOUTHERLY
FLOW WILL DEVELOP OVER ALL OF THE COASTAL WATERS THIS WEEKEND AS A
STORM SYSTEM BEGINS TO IMPACT THE REGION. UNSETTLED WEATHER IS
EXPECTED FRIDAY INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK WITH PERIODS OF RAIN AND
GUSTY WINDS. THE SEA STATE WILL LIKELY DETERIORATE RAPIDLY EARLY
NEXT WEEK AS THE STRONGEST STORM MOVES THROUGH.

$$

PZZ570-271630-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
826 PM PST WED NOV 26 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 6 TO 8 FT AT 15
SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 TO 11 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...THEN RAIN.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT...INCREASING TO 7 TO 9 FT. RAIN LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SW SWELL 10 TO
13 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 9 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ571-271630-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
826 PM PST WED NOV 26 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT
14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...THEN RAIN.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT...SHIFTING TO THE SW 7 TO 9 FT. RAIN LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
12 FT...DECREASING TO 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ575-271630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
826 PM PST WED NOV 26 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT...INCREASING TO 6 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 10 TO
13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ576-271630-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
826 PM PST WED NOV 26 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 TO 9 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
7 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN.
.SUN...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ540-271630-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
826 PM PST WED NOV 26 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE SW 7 TO 9 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SW SWELL 9 TO
11 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ545-271630-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
826 PM PST WED NOV 26 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT...DECREASING TO 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE SW 6 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT...DECREASING TO 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.2 KNOTS AT 07:20 AM
THURSDAY AND 2.3 KNOTS AT 06:23 PM THURSDAY.

$$

PZZ560-271630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
826 PM PST WED NOV 26 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
5 FT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ565-271630-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
826 PM PST WED NOV 26 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ530-271630-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
826 PM PST WED NOV 26 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...N WINDS 5 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ531-271630-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
826 PM PST WED NOV 26 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ535-271630-
MONTEREY BAY-
826 PM PST WED NOV 26 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI...LIGHT WINDS. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT...INCREASING TO 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

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