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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
857 PM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

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

PZZ500-041045-
857 PM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

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

A WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL LINGER OVER THE COASTAL WATERS
THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK...RESULTING IN SEVERAL
DAYS OF GENERALLY LIGHT WINDS AND GENTLE SEAS OVER THE COASTAL
WATERS. LOCALLY STRONGER SEABREEZE WINDS ARE FORECAST FOR SAN
FRANCISCO BAY.

$$

PZZ570-041045-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
857 PM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4
TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4
TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ571-041045-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
857 PM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3
TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3
TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ575-041045-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
857 PM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3
TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3
TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ576-041045-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
857 PM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ540-041045-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
857 PM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AND DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AND DRIZZLE IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3
TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3
TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ545-041045-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
857 PM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3
FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AND DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AND DRIZZLE IN
THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2
TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 13 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 2.7 KNOTS AT 05:17 AM
SATURDAY AND 1.5 KNOTS AT 06:31 PM SATURDAY.

$$

PZZ560-041045-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
857 PM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AND DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AND DRIZZLE IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2
TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2
TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ565-041045-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
857 PM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AND DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AND DRIZZLE IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2
TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ530-041045-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
857 PM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT BY
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ531-041045-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
857 PM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ535-041045-
MONTEREY BAY-
857 PM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW
SWELL 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AND DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2
FT. NW SWELL 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AND DRIZZLE IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 FT AT
9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 2
FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2
FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2
TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

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