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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
127 PM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

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

PZZ500-140515-
127 PM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST AND BAYS INCLUDING
THE MONTEREY BAY...GREATER FARALLONES...AND CORDELL BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARIES...

MODERATE TO STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS THROUGH THIS WEEKEND AS HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS REGIONALLY. A LARGE LONG PERIOD WESTERLY SWELL
WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE INTO THE COASTAL WATERS TONIGHT THEN
GRADUALLY DIMINISH TOMORROW.

$$

PZZ570-140515-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
127 PM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
11 TO 12 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
11 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 7 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 9 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ571-140515-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
127 PM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
11 TO 12 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 10 TO
11 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ575-140515-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
127 PM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
11 TO 12 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 10 TO
11 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT...BECOMING 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ576-140515-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
127 PM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
11 TO 12 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 10 TO
11 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT...BECOMING 9 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ540-140515-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
127 PM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
9 TO 12 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
11 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W
SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO
7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ545-140515-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
127 PM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PST
THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
9 TO 12 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
11 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W
SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET AT 16
SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 13 FEET AT 16 SECONDS WITH
OCCASIONAL LARGER BREAKERS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 2.3 KNOTS AT
08:13 PM SATURDAY AND 3.0 KNOTS AT 08:25 AM SUNDAY.

$$

PZZ560-140515-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
127 PM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
10 TO 12 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
11 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W
SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO
7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ565-140515-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
127 PM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
10 TO 12 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
11 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W
SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ530-140515-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
127 PM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...N WINDS 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ531-140515-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
127 PM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ535-140515-
MONTEREY BAY-
127 PM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...SE WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$


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