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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
858 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

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

PZZ500-301015-
858 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

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

A THERMAL TROUGH SITUATED OVER THE REGION WILL MAINTAIN LIGHT
SOUTHERLY WINDS ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING. WINDS WILL THEN VEER TO THE WEST THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
A MIXED SWELL WILL ALSO CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE COASTAL WATERS
THROUGH LATE WEEK.

$$

PZZ570-301015-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
858 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

PZZ571-301015-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
858 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.

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PZZ575-301015-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
858 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ576-301015-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
858 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

PZZ540-301015-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
858 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

PZZ545-301015-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
858 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 15 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 2.3 KNOTS AT 02:46 AM
THURSDAY AND 1.4 KNOTS AT 03:49 PM THURSDAY.

$$

PZZ560-301015-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
858 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT LATE IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS
AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

PZZ565-301015-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
858 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
 NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

PZZ530-301015-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
858 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.

$$

PZZ531-301015-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
858 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ535-301015-
MONTEREY BAY-
858 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT LATE IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS
AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT AT
10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING
3 FT. NW SWELL 2 FT.

$$

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