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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
824 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

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

PZZ500-262330-
824 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

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

A WEAK SYSTEM WILL ENTER THE AREA TONIGHT BRINGING MODERATE TO
FRESH NORTHERLY CONDITIONS ALONG WITH A FEW SHOWERS. MONDAY
ONWARD CONDITIONS SHOULD REMAIN MODERATE TO FRESH WITH POSSIBLE
NEAR GALE CONDITIONS LATER THIS WEEK. NO SIGNIFICANT SWELL TRAINS
ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE PERIOD.

$$

PZZ570-262330-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
824 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 16 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

PZZ571-262330-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
824 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 16 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT...DECREASING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

PZZ575-262330-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
824 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
6 FT AT 16 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT...DECREASING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

PZZ576-262330-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDREAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
824 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5
TO 6 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT...DECREASING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

PZZ540-262330-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
824 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 16 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6
FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

PZZ545-262330-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
824 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING WEST IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 16 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
4 FT...INCREASING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS. MAXIMUM
EBB CURRENT OF 1.9 KNOTS AT 03:36 PM SUNDAY AND 1.2 KNOTS AT 04:18
AM MONDAY.

$$

PZZ560-262330-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
824 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING WEST IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 16 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT.

$$

PZZ565-262330-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
824 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING WEST IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT
16 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5
FT.

$$

PZZ530-262330-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
824 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NORTHWEST.
.THU...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING WEST.

$$

PZZ531-262330-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
824 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NORTHWEST.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING WEST.

$$

PZZ535-262330-
MONTEREY BAY-
824 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING WEST IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NORTH 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 16 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.

$$

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