Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
836 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

PZZ500-221545-
836 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

MODERATE NORTHWEST WINDS OVER THE COASTAL WATERS WILL PERSIST
AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC. THE STRONGEST
WINDS WILL BE NEAR THE COAST SOUTH OF POINT SUR. LARGE MODERATE
PERIOD NORTHWEST SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS
TODAY BEFORE DECREASING TONIGHT. WINDS WILL SHIFT MORE SOUTHERLY
BY TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY AS LOW PRESSURE MOVES INTO THE PACIFIC
NORTHWEST.

$$

PZZ570-221545-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
836 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 9 TO 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 9 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
 NW SWELL 10 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT...DECREASING TO 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ571-221545-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
836 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT...DECREASING TO 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ575-221545-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
836 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 10 TO 11 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT...DECREASING TO 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ576-221545-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
836 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 10 TO 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 10 TO 11 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT...DECREASING TO 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ540-221545-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
836 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 9 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ545-221545-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
836 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AND SW 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.3 KNOTS AT 3:12 AM
WEDNESDAY AND 2.2 KNOTS AT 3:24 PM WEDNESDAY.

$$

PZZ560-221545-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
836 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ565-221545-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
836 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 9 TO 11 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 8 TO 10 FT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ530-221545-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
836 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PZZ531-221545-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
836 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PZZ535-221545-
MONTEREY BAY-
836 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS
AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT.
WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.

$$


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