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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
300 AM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

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

PZZ500-031615-
300 AM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

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

WEAK LOW PRESSURE OFF THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST WILL KEEP
LIGHT WINDS THROUGH TUESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL START TO BUILD OFF
THE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST BRINGING INCREASING NORTHWEST WINDS.


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PZZ570-031615-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
300 AM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ571-031615-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
300 AM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ575-031615-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
300 AM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ576-031615-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
300 AM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
2 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ540-031615-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
300 AM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ545-031615-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
300 AM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 NW SWELL 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT.
PATCHY FOG.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 14 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 2.4 KNOTS AT 06:05 AM MONDAY
AND 2.1 KNOTS AT 06:44 PM MONDAY.

$$

PZZ560-031615-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
300 AM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ565-031615-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
300 AM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT.
PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ530-031615-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
300 AM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ531-031615-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
300 AM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ535-031615-
MONTEREY BAY-
300 AM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.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. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.
PATCHY FOG.

$$


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