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Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
852 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

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

PZZ500-261045-
852 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

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

Moderate northwest winds will persist over the northern outer
waters tonight and tomorrow as high pressure resides over the
eastern Pacific and a thermal trough sits over California. The
thermal trough over the California interior will shift slightly
westward reaching the coast by Tuesday morning and again early
Wednesday morning. Winds over the northernmost and southernmost
waters will decrease by late in the day tomorrow.

$$

PZZ570-261045-
Point Arena To Point Reyes 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
852 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

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

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell
7 to 8 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to
8 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
6 to 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at
10 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
4 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.
.THU...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
3 ft...becoming 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft...increasing to
6 to 8 ft. NW swell 3 to 4 ft.

$$

PZZ571-261045-
Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
852 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
6 to 8 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 25 kt...decreasing to 5 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
5 to 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...E winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at
10 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 10 seconds.
.THU...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
3 ft...becoming 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft.

$$

PZZ575-261045-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
852 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
6 to 8 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...SE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 ft at
10 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 10 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 3 ft...becoming 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft.

$$

PZZ576-261045-
Point Pinos To Point Piedreas Blancas 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
852 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
5 to 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 ft at
10 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
4 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft.

$$

PZZ540-261045-
Point Arena To Point Reyes To 10 nm-
852 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
5 to 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...SE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 10 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 to 4 ft at 10 seconds.
.THU...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
 NW swell 3 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft.

$$

PZZ545-261045-
Point Reyes To Pigeon Point To 10 nm-
852 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming E to NE with gusts near
20 kt by dawn. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 9
seconds.
.TUE...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts near 20 kt in the morning.
Winds becoming NW 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft.
NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell
3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 2 to 4 ft
at 10 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.
.THU...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 2 to
3 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
 NW swell 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 2 to
4 ft.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 2 to 4 ft with a
dominant swell period 8 seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 3 to 5 ft with a dominant swell
period of 8 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 0.7 knots at 07:54 AM
Tuesday and 1.3 knots at 08:06 PM Tuesday.

$$

PZZ560-261045-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos To 10 nm-
852 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming light and variable late
tonight. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...Light and variable wind becoming NW 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt...becoming southeast 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft in the evening...becoming 2 ft or
less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft
at 10 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 to 4 ft at 10 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft...becoming 2 ft or
less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 3 ft...becoming 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft.

$$

PZZ565-261045-
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas To 10 nm-
852 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft in the morning...
becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 kt...becoming S after midnight. Wind
waves 3 ft in the evening...becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...SW winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft
at 10 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
4 ft at 10 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 2 to
4 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft.

$$

PZZ530-261045-
San Pablo Bay Suisun Bay The West Delta and San Francisco Bay
North of the Bay Bridge-
852 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt...strongest near Angel Island this
evening. Winds decreasing and becoming NE to E at 10 kt or less
after midnight.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 15 kt.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt.
.WED...E winds 5 to 15 kt.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.FRI...SW winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 15 kt.

$$

PZZ531-261045-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
852 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt...becoming NE 10 kt or less by dawn.
.TUE...NE winds 5 kt...increasing and becoming NW 5 to 15 kt in
the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt.
.THU...W winds 5 to 15 kt.
.FRI...W winds 10 kt.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 15 kt.

$$

PZZ535-261045-
Monterey Bay-
852 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...SW to W winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming E to SE at 10 kt or
less after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 2 to 3 ft
at 9 seconds.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 2 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming southeast 5 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at
9 seconds.
.WED...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 2 to 3 ft
at 10 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
2 to 4 ft at 10 seconds.
.THU...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 2 to
3 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 2 to
3 ft.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 2 to
4 ft.

$$


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