Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
300 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

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

PZZ500-252300-
300 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

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

HIGH PRESSURE OFF THE WEST COAST COMBINED WITH LOW PRESSURE OVER
THE GREAT BASIN WILL KEEP MODERATE NORTHERLY WINDS THROUGH THIS
EVENING. WINDS WILL DECREASE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY AS THE LOW MOVES
EAST AND THE HIGH WEAKENS.


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PZZ570-252300-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
300 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
12 TO 14 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
11 TO 14 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 10 TO
13 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT.

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PZZ571-252300-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
300 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
11 TO 14 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
10 TO 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT.

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PZZ575-252300-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
300 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
13 TO 16 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
11 TO 14 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...BECOMING
3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT.

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PZZ576-252300-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
300 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
13 TO 16 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
11 TO 14 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...BECOMING
3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT.

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PZZ540-252300-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
300 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
11 TO 14 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
10 TO 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT.

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PZZ545-252300-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
300 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
10 TO 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND N 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO 12 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 17 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 17 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.4 KNOTS AT 05:55 AM
THURSDAY AND 2.6 KNOTS AT 05:25 PM THURSDAY.

$$

PZZ560-252300-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
300 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
11 TO 14 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.

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PZZ565-252300-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
300 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
11 TO 14 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
10 TO 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.

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PZZ530-252300-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
300 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DECREASING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. AREAS OF FROST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 KT. AREAS OF FROST IN THE MORNING.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 KT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT.

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PZZ531-252300-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
300 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DECREASING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT.

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PZZ535-252300-
MONTEREY BAY-
300 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 10 TO
13 FT AT 14 SECONDS AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.

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