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Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
852 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

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

PZZ500-212215-
852 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

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

Light split flow winds today with increasing northerly flow late
in the weekend. A long period northwest swell will continue to
taper down through the day. Hazardous conditions from squared seas
will exist in most offshore areas today.

$$

PZZ570-212215-
Point Arena To Point Reyes 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
852 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

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

.TODAY...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 10 to
13 ft at 14 seconds.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 3 ft
after midnight. NW swell 10 to 11 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 9 to 10 ft at
13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
8 to 10 ft at 13 seconds.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 8 ft
at 12 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft.

$$

PZZ571-212215-
Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
852 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

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

.TODAY...W winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 11 to 14 ft
at 14 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 9 to
10 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 9 ft
at 13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
8 to 9 ft at 13 seconds.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 8 ft
at 12 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft.

$$

PZZ575-212215-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
852 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

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

.TODAY...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 11 to
13 ft at 15 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
9 to 10 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 9 ft
at 13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
8 to 9 ft at 13 seconds.
.MON...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 8 ft at
13 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft.

$$

PZZ576-212215-
Point Pinos To Point Piedreas Blancas 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
852 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

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

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
11 to 14 ft at 15 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
9 to 11 ft at 14 seconds.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 9 to
10 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
8 to 9 ft at 13 seconds.
.MON...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 8 ft at
13 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft.

$$

PZZ540-212215-
Point Arena To Point Reyes To 10 nm-
852 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NE winds 5 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon. Wind waves
2 ft or less...becoming 3 ft in the afternoon. NW swell 9 to
12 ft at 14 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 8 to
10 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 8 to
9 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
8 to 9 ft at 13 seconds.
.MON...N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at
12 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 7 to 9 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft.

$$

PZZ545-212215-
Point Reyes To Pigeon Point To 10 nm-
852 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT
THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
 NW swell 9 to 12 ft at 15 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 7 to
9 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
7 to 9 ft at 13 seconds.
.MON...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 8 ft
at 13 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 9 to 12 ft with a
dominant swell period of 15 seconds decreasing to 7 to 9 ft
tonight.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 10 to 13 ft with a dominant swell
period of 15 seconds decreasing to 8 to 10 ft tonight. Breakers
up to 20 feet possible. Maximum ebb current of 1.7 knots at 04:48
PM Saturday and 1 knots at 05:12 AM Sunday.

$$

PZZ560-212215-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos To 10 nm-
852 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 10 to
13 ft at 15 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
7 to 9 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft at 13 seconds.
.MON...N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at
13 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft.

$$

PZZ565-212215-
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas To 10 nm-
852 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N winds 10 kt...becoming NW 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 10 to 13 ft at
15 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt...becoming north 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 8 to 10 ft at
14 seconds.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
7 to 9 ft at 13 seconds.
.MON...N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at
13 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 7 to 9 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft.

$$

PZZ530-212215-
San Pablo Bay Suisun Bay The West Delta and San Francisco Bay
North of the Bay Bridge-
852 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 kt.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 kt.
.MON...N winds 5 kt.
.TUE...N winds 5 kt.
.WED...NE winds 5 kt...becoming SW.

$$

PZZ531-212215-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
852 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TODAY...Light winds...becoming NW 10 kt in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt.
.MON...NE winds 5 kt.
.TUE...N winds 5 kt.
.WED...N winds 5 kt...becoming SW.

$$

PZZ535-212215-
Monterey Bay-
852 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 5 kt...becoming NW in the afternoon. Wind waves
2 ft or less. NW swell 8 to 10 ft at 15 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to
7 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft
at 13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 13 seconds.
.MON...N winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft
at 13 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
5 ft.

$$


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