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Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
218 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

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

PZZ500-230515-
218 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

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

Split flow, with light variable winds in the outer waters and
north of Point Reyes through tonight, with locally breezy north
winds from Pigeon Point through Big Sur coastal areas. Winds
increase and turn more northerly tomorrow. Light to moderate west
to southwest swell through the coming days.


$$

PZZ570-230515-
Point Arena To Point Reyes 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
218 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. SW swell 6 to
7 ft at 10 seconds. Chance of rain through the night.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. SW
swell 6 to 7 ft at 12 seconds. Chance of rain.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell
6 to 7 ft at 12 seconds. Slight chance of rain.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 6 to 7 ft at
13 seconds. Slight chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
6 to 7 ft at 13 seconds. Chance of rain.
.SAT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft...shifting to the W 5 ft. Chance of rain, then rain likely.
.SUN...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 9 to
12 ft...increasing to 11 to 14 ft. Rain likely.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 12 to
15 ft. Chance of rain, then slight chance of rain.

$$

PZZ571-230515-
Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
218 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft...
becoming 3 ft after midnight. W swell 6 ft at 10 seconds.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W
swell 6 ft at 12 seconds. Slight chance of rain.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell
5 to 6 ft at 12 seconds. Slight chance of rain after midnight.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 6 to 7 ft at
14 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to
7 ft at 13 seconds. Slight chance of rain.
.SAT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft...becoming 5 ft. Slight chance of rain, then chance of rain.
.SUN...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 9 to
12 ft. Rain likely, then chance of rain.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 12 to
15 ft. Slight chance of rain.

$$

PZZ575-230515-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
218 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell
5 to 6 ft at 11 seconds.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W
swell 5 to 6 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell
5 to 6 ft at 12 seconds.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 6 ft at
13 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to
7 ft at 13 seconds.
.SAT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 8 to
10 ft. Chance of rain.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 12 to
15 ft. Slight chance of rain.

$$

PZZ576-230515-
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
218 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell
5 ft at 11 seconds.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W
swell 5 to 6 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
5 to 6 ft at 12 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 6 ft
at 13 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
6 ft at 13 seconds.
.SAT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft. Slight chance of rain.
.SUN...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 8 to
10 ft. Chance of rain.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 11 to
14 ft. Slight chance of rain.

$$

PZZ540-230515-
Point Arena To Point Reyes To 10 nm-
218 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. SW swell 5 to
6 ft at 11 seconds. Slight chance of rain.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less...
becoming 3 ft in the afternoon. W swell 5 to 7 ft at 12 seconds.
Chance of rain.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell
5 to 6 ft at 12 seconds. Slight chance of rain.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 5 to 7 ft at
13 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
5 to 7 ft at 13 seconds. Slight chance of rain.
.SAT...SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 4 to
5 ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 8 to
10 ft. Rain likely.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 10 to
13 ft. Chance of rain.

$$

PZZ545-230515-
Point Reyes To Pigeon Point To 10 nm-
218 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell
5 to 6 ft at 11 seconds.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W
swell 5 to 6 ft at 12 seconds. Slight chance of rain in the
afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell
5 to 6 ft at 12 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 5 to 6 ft at
13 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell
5 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.
.SAT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 4 to
6 ft. Slight chance of rain, then chance of rain.
.SUN...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft...becoming
3 to 5 ft. W swell 7 to 9 ft. Chance of rain.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 9 to
11 ft. Slight chance of rain.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 5 to 7 ft Wednesday
with a swell period of 11 seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 6 to 8 ft Wednesday with a swell
period of 11 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 1.7 knots at 06:00 PM
Wednesday and 0.6 knots at 07:12 AM Thursday.

$$

PZZ560-230515-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos To 10 nm-
218 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell
4 to 6 ft at 11 seconds.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W
swell 4 to 6 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
4 to 5 ft at 12 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 5 to
6 ft at 13 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 5 to
6 ft at 13 seconds.
.SAT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft...shifting to the W 3 to 4 ft. Slight chance of rain.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 4 to
6 ft...shifting to the NW 7 to 9 ft. Chance of rain.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 8 to
10 ft. Slight chance of rain.

$$

PZZ565-230515-
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas To 10 nm-
218 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell
4 to 5 ft at 11 seconds.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W
swell 4 to 5 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
4 to 5 ft at 12 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 5 to
6 ft at 13 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
5 to 6 ft at 13 seconds.
.SAT...SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 4 to
6 ft. Slight chance of rain.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft. Chance of rain.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 10 to
13 ft. Slight chance of rain.

$$

PZZ530-230515-
San Pablo Bay Suisun Bay The West Delta and San Francisco Bay
North of the Bay Bridge-
218 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Patchy dense fog.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...W winds 10 kt. Patchy dense fog in the
morning. Slight chance of rain in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 kt.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Slight chance of rain, then chance of
rain.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Rain likely, then chance of rain.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Slight chance of rain.

$$

PZZ531-230515-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
218 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Chance of rain.
.SUN...SW winds 10 kt...becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Chance of rain.
.MON...NW winds 10 kt. Slight chance of rain.

$$

PZZ535-230515-
Monterey Bay-
218 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 5 ft at 11 seconds.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
W swell 4 to 5 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W
swell 4 to 5 ft at 12 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 4 to
5 ft at 13 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell
3 to 5 ft at 13 seconds.
.SAT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 3 to
4 ft. Slight chance of rain.
.SUN...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 7 ft.
Chance of rain.
.MON...N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 7 ft.
Slight chance of rain.

$$


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