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Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
258 AM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

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

PZZ500-251630-
258 AM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

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

High pressure off the California coast extends northeast into
Vancouver Island. This is keeping moderate northwest winds over
the outer waters. Winds will decrease Tuesday as a thermal trough
over the California interior shifts to the coast.

$$

PZZ570-251630-
Point Arena To Point Reyes 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
258 AM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
6 to 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell
7 to 8 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to
8 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
6 to 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...N winds 10 kt...becoming SW. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 ft.

$$

PZZ571-251630-
Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
258 AM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
5 to 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
6 to 8 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt...becoming NW 5 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...E winds 10 kt...becoming SW. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
NW swell 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 ft.

$$

PZZ575-251630-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
258 AM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
5 to 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...E winds 5 kt...becoming S. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
NW swell 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 ft.

$$

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Point Pinos To Point Piedreas Blancas 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
258 AM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
5 to 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...SW winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft
at 9 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 ft.


$$

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Point Arena To Point Reyes To 10 nm-
258 AM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft at 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
5 to 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 10 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft
at 10 seconds.
.WED...SW winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 f1
to 3 ft...becomingt at 10 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
NW swell 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 ft.


$$

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Point Reyes To Pigeon Point To 10 nm-
258 AM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft at 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft
at 10 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft
at 10 seconds.
.WED...SE winds 5 kt...becoming SW. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.
.THU...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
NW swell 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 2 to
3 ft.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 2 to 4 ft with a
dominant swell period 8 seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 3 to 5 ft with a dominant swell
period of 8 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 0.8 knots at 06:54 AM
Monday and 1.4 knots at 07:18 PM Monday.

$$

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Pigeon Point to Point Pinos To 10 nm-
258 AM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...N winds 5 kt...becoming NW 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 1 to 3 ft.  NW
swell 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft
at 9 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft
at 9 seconds.
.WED...S winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft
at 9 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
NW swell 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft.

$$

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Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas To 10 nm-
258 AM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft
at 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft
at 9 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...SE winds 5 kt...becoming NW. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft.

$$

PZZ530-251630-
San Pablo Bay Suisun Bay The West Delta and San Francisco Bay
North of the Bay Bridge-
258 AM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...W winds 5 kt...becoming NW 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt...decreasing to 5 kt after
midnight.
.TUE...NE winds 10 kt.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt.
.WED...NE winds 5 kt...becoming SW.
.THU...W winds 10 kt.
.FRI...SW winds 10 kt.

$$

PZZ531-251630-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
258 AM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...Light winds...becoming NW 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming SW 5 kt after midnight.
.TUE...N winds 5 kt.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt.
.WED...N winds 5 kt...becoming W.
.THU...W winds 5 kt.
.FRI...SW winds 10 kt.

$$

PZZ535-251630-
Monterey Bay-
258 AM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 5 kt...becoming W in the afternoon. Wind waves
2 ft or less. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 kt...becoming S after midnight. Wind waves
2 ft or less. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...NE winds 5 kt...becoming W in the afternoon. Wind waves
2 ft or less. NW swell 2 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 2 to
3 ft at 9 seconds.
.WED...N winds 5 kt...becoming S. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 2 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.
.THU...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 2 to
3 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 2 to
3 ft.

$$


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