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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
900 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

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

PZZ500-281600-
900 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

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

SOUTHERLY SWELL FROM HURRICANE MARIE WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE
THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK. MOSTLY LIGHT NORTHWEST WINDS WILL
CONTINUE OVER THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH THURSDAY. WINDS INCREASE
FRIDAY INTO THE WEEKEND. SOUTHWEST SWELL MOVES INTO THE WATERS
OVER THE WEEKEND WITH LOWER HEIGHTS.

$$

PZZ570-281600-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
900 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH
LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 5 TO 7 FT AT 15
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 5 TO 7 FT AT 13
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...INCREASING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 6 FT AT 12
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...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 11
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...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 10
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.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.

$$

PZZ571-281600-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
900 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 5 TO 7 FT AT 15
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 5 TO 7 FT AT 13
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 6 FT AT 12
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...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 TO 5 FT AT 11
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...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 TO 4 FT AT 10
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.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.

$$

PZZ575-281600-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
900 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 6 TO 8 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 5 TO 7 FT AT 13
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 5 TO 6 FT AT 12
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 5 FT AT 11
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...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 TO 4 FT AT 10
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ576-281600-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
900 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 6 TO 8 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 6 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ540-281600-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
900 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NW 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 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2
TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...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 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY 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.

$$

PZZ545-281600-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
900 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2
TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AND SW 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.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.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.8 KNOTS AT 6:17 AM
THURSDAY AND 1.8 KNOTS AT 6:08 PM THURSDAY.

$$

PZZ560-281600-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
900 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...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 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 10
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ565-281600-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
900 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW 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 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ530-281600-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
900 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.LABOR DAY...W WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ531-281600-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
900 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DECREASING TO 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.LABOR DAY...W WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ535-281600-
MONTEREY BAY-
900 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. S SWELL 3 FT
AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS
AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
SWELL LESS THAN 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.LABOR DAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL
3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

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