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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
931 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

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

PZZ500-300445-
931 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OFF THE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST RESULTING
IN INCREASING NORTHWEST WINDS THAT WILL LAST THROUGH EARLY NEXT
WEEK. SOUTHERLY SWELL FROM HURRICANE MARIE WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE
THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK.

$$

PZZ570-300445-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
931 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ571-300445-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
931 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ575-300445-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
931 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM PDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ576-300445-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
931 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8
FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ540-300445-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
931 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7
FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ545-300445-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
931 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 5 FT AT 13
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY NIGHT AND
MORNING FOG.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6
FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.9 KNOTS AT 06:32 PM
FRIDAY AND 1.4 KNOTS AT 07:36 AM SATURDAY.

$$

PZZ560-300445-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
931 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
LATE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...INCREASING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN
THE LATE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3
TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT BY
LATE EVENING. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT...DECREASING TO 2 TO 4 FT BY
LATE EVENING. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT
12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY NIGHT AND
MORNING FOG.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ565-300445-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
931 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 8 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ530-300445-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
931 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT OVERNIGHT. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.LABOR DAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ531-300445-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
931 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT BY LATE
EVENING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT BY LATE
EVENING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.LABOR DAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ535-300445-
MONTEREY BAY-
931 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...INCREASING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 3 TO 5
FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT OVERNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...DECREASING TO 2 TO 4 FT OVERNIGHT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT
18 SECONDS. PATCHY NIGHT AND MORNING FOG.
.LABOR DAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

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