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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
857 PM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

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

PZZ500-311030-
857 PM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

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

GENERALLY LIGHT WINDS ARE ANTICIPATED ACROSS A MAJORITY OF THE
COASTAL WATERS THROUGH MID WEEK. HOWEVER, MODERATE TO LOCALLY
STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER THE NORTHERN OUTER
COASTAL WATERS THROUGH SUNDAY. THE SURFACE PRESSURE GRADIENT IS
FORECAST TO STRENGTHEN MID WEEK AND WILL RESULT IN INCREASING
NORTHERLY WINDS.

$$

PZZ570-311030-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
857 PM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE 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.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 12 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 12 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ571-311030-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
857 PM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ575-311030-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
857 PM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ576-311030-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
857 PM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ540-311030-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
857 PM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ545-311030-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
857 PM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET AT 9
SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...4 TO 6 AT 9 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 3.4
KNOTS AT 02:31 AM SUNDAY MORNING AND 2.0 KNOTS AT 03:19 PM
SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

$$

PZZ560-311030-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
857 PM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE NIGHT.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE DAY.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE NIGHT.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE DAY.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY SMOKE IN THE
EVENING...THEN PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY SMOKE. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ565-311030-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
857 PM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE NIGHT.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING. PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE DAY.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE NIGHT.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE DAY.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE NIGHT.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG AND SMOKE.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ530-311030-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
857 PM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATER THIS
EVENING.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT BY
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.

$$

PZZ531-311030-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
857 PM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY SMOKE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY SMOKE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY SMOKE.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY SMOKE.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY SMOKE.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY SMOKE.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ535-311030-
MONTEREY BAY-
857 PM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE NIGHT.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY
SMOKE THROUGH THE DAY.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE NIGHT.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY
SMOKE THROUGH THE DAY.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE NIGHT.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG AND SMOKE.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$


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