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Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
201 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

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

PZZ500-250500-
201 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

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

A nearly stationary, weak and dry low pressure system west of the
Bay Area will result in light to moderate southerly flow along the
coast tonight and Tuesday. Northerly winds will return midweek as
low pressure moves inland and high pressure builds over the eastern
Pacific.

$$

PZZ570-250500-
Point Arena To Point Reyes 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
201 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
7 to 9 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
6 to 8 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
5 to 7 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft...increasing to 8 to 10 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 9 to
11 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 8 ft.
Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ571-250500-
Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
201 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
6 to 8 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...SE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 8 ft
at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
6 to 7 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to
8 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ575-250500-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
201 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 kt...becoming southeast after midnight.
Wind waves 3 ft in the evening...becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell
6 to 7 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at
10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
6 to 7 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...SE winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ576-250500-
Point Pinos To Point Piedreas Blancas 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
201 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to
7 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft
at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...SE winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft
at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ540-250500-
Point Arena To Point Reyes To 10 nm-
201 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 kt...becoming S after midnight. Wind waves
2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after
midnight.
.TUE...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at
10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 kt...becoming W after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog
after midnight.
.WED...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ545-250500-
Point Reyes To Pigeon Point To 10 nm-
201 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft in the evening...
becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy
fog after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft in the evening...
becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy
fog after midnight.
.WED...W winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.THU...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
 NW swell 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft. Patchy fog.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 3 to 5 ft with a dominant
swell period of 9 seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 3 to 5 ft with a dominant swell period
of 9 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 1.1 knots at 05:00 PM Monday and
2 knots at 04:30 AM Tuesday.

$$

PZZ560-250500-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos To 10 nm-
201 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 kt...becoming southeast after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy
fog after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
 NW swell 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 4 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ565-250500-
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas To 10 nm-
201 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft in the evening...
becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy
fog after midnight.
.WED...W winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ530-250500-
San Pablo Bay Suisun Bay The West Delta and San Francisco Bay
North of the Bay Bridge-
201 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt...decreasing to 10 to 20 kt by
midnight. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt.
.FRI...SW winds 10 kt.
.SAT...SW winds 10 kt.

$$

PZZ531-250500-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
201 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt...decreasing to 10 kt after
midnight. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...W winds 10 kt. Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 kt.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt.
.FRI...SW winds 10 kt.
.SAT...SW winds 5 kt.

$$

PZZ535-250500-
Monterey Bay-
201 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to
4 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
3 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 ft at
9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.THU...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft.
Patchy fog.
.FRI...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft. Patchy fog.

$$


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