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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
220 AM PDT SUN MAY 28 2017

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

PZZ500-281630-
220 AM PDT SUN MAY 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST AND BAYS INCLUDING
THE MONTEREY BAY...GREATER FARALLONES...AND CORDELL BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARIES...

NORTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE ACROSS ALL WATERS TODAY AS HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS OFF THE WEST COAST. THE GUSTY WINDS WILL PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS WITH STEEPER WIND WAVES AND FRESH SWELL.
WINDS WILL DECREASE TUESDAY NIGHT AS A WEAK FRONTAL SYSTEM MOVES
THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS.

$$

PZZ570-281630-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
220 AM PDT SUN MAY 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
MORNING. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW
SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 40 KT. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SOUTHWEST 3 FT
AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT...SHIFTING TO THE WEST 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
5 FT.

$$

PZZ571-281630-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
220 AM PDT SUN MAY 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 11
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW
SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT...BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
5 FT.

$$

PZZ575-281630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
220 AM PDT SUN MAY 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
MORNING. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT
11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW
SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
5 FT.

$$

PZZ576-281630-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDREAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
220 AM PDT SUN MAY 28 2017

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW
SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

PZZ540-281630-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
220 AM PDT SUN MAY 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
MORNING. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW
SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT...SHIFTING TO THE WEST.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

PZZ545-281630-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
220 AM PDT SUN MAY 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
MORNING. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT
12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW
SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT...SHIFTING TO THE WEST. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
12 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 2.1 KNOTS AT 05:06 AM SUNDAY
AND 1 KNOTS AT 06:24 PM SUNDAY.

$$

PZZ560-281630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
220 AM PDT SUN MAY 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
MORNING. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW
SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT...
SHIFTING TO THE WEST.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.

$$

PZZ565-281630-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
220 AM PDT SUN MAY 28 2017

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 3
FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW
SWELL 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ530-281630-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
220 AM PDT SUN MAY 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 3 AM PDT
MONDAY...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PATCHY DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ531-281630-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
220 AM PDT SUN MAY 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 3 AM PDT
MONDAY...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ535-281630-
MONTEREY BAY-
220 AM PDT SUN MAY 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING WEST 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT
10 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG.

$$


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