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Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
900 PM PDT Tue Jul 25 2017

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas and out 60 nm including the
San Francisco Bay and Monterey Bay

PZZ500-260645-
900 PM PDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including
the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank
National Marine Sanctuaries...

A weak area of low pressure off the California coast will continue
to produce a southerly flow today along the immediate coast. West
to northwest winds will return tomorrow as high pressure builds
over the Eastern Pacific. Several tropical disturbances in the
Pacific will bring a long period southerly swell to the coastal
waters at the end of the week and through weekend.

$$

PZZ570-260645-
Point Arena To Point Reyes 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
900 PM PDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
6 to 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
5 to 7 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell
6 to 8 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 8 to
9 ft...becoming 8 ft and S 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft. Swell S 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Mixed swell NW
6 to 8 ft and S 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ571-260645-
Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
900 PM PDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 kt...becoming W after midnight. Wind waves
2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft in the morning...becoming
2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the
morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
4 to 5 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
5 to 7 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft...becoming 7 to 8 ft and S 3 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft. Swell S 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Mixed swell NW
6 to 8 ft and S 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ575-260645-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
900 PM PDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt...becoming southeast after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...SW winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming
3 ft after midnight. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog
after midnight.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to 4 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
5 to 7 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft. Swell S 3 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft. Swell S 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. Mixed swell NW
6 to 8 ft and S 4 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ576-260645-
Point Pinos To Point Piedreas Blancas 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
900 PM PDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...W winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
4 to 5 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to 4 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft...increasing to 6 to 8 ft. Swell S 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to
7 ft...becoming 5 to 7 ft. Swell S 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. Mixed swell NW
5 to 7 ft and S 4 to 6 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ540-260645-
Point Arena To Point Reyes To 10 nm-
900 PM PDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming S after midnight. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft
at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
5 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
6 to 8 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft...becoming NW 6 to 8 ft and S 3 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft. Swell S 3 ft. Patchy fog.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft. Swell S 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ545-260645-
Point Reyes To Pigeon Point To 10 nm-
900 PM PDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft in the evening...
becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
 NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in
the morning.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft in the evening...
becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy
fog after midnight.
.THU...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at
9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft...increasing to 5 to 7 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
NW swell 4 to 6 ft. Swell S 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
6 ft. Swell S 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 3 to 5 ft with a dominant
swell period of 10 seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 4 to 6 ft with a dominant swell
period of 10 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 1.8 knots at 05:12 AM
Wednesday and 1.1 knots at 06:30 PM Wednesday.

$$

PZZ560-260645-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos To 10 nm-
900 PM PDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the
morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft in the evening...
becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy
fog after midnight.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft at
9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft...increasing to 4 to 6 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW
3 to 5 ft and S 3 ft...becoming NW 3 to 5 ft and S 3 to 4 ft.
Patchy fog.
.SUN...W winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft.
Swell S 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ565-260645-
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas To 10 nm-
900 PM PDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft in the evening...
becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft...
becoming 3 ft after midnight. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 8 seconds.
Patchy fog after midnight.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft at
9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft...increasing to 4 to 6 ft and S 3 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. Mixed swell NW
3 to 5 ft and S 3 ft...increasing to 4 to 6 ft and S 3 to 4 ft.
Patchy fog.
.SUN...W winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 3 to
5 ft and S 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ530-260645-
San Pablo Bay Suisun Bay The West Delta and San Francisco Bay
North of the Bay Bridge-
900 PM PDT Tue Jul 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 20 kt.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt...decreasing to 10 kt.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt.
.SUN...W winds 10 kt.

$$

PZZ531-260645-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
900 PM PDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 15 kt.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt.
.SUN...W winds 10 kt.

$$

PZZ535-260645-
Monterey Bay-
900 PM PDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 ft
at 9 seconds.
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 ft
at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell
3 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.THU...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW
swell 3 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft...becoming 2 ft
or less. NW swell 3 ft...becoming 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft...
becoming NW 3 ft and W 3 ft. Patchy fog.
.SUN...SW winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft.
Swell W 3 ft. Patchy fog.

$$


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