Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
914 AM PDT TUE JUN 30 2015

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

PZZ500-302215-
914 AM PDT TUE JUN 30 2015

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

NORTHERLY WINDS GRADUALLY DECREASE TODAY FROM SOUTH TO NORTH WITH
SOME GUSTY WINDS LINGERING NORTH OF PT REYES INTO THE EVENING.
WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO DECREASE WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY AS THE
WEATHER PATTERN SHIFTS. A WEAK DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE THROUGH THE
REGION ON THURSDAY BRINGING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
TO THE REGION.

$$

PZZ570-302215-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
914 AM PDT TUE JUN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ571-302215-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
914 AM PDT TUE JUN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ575-302215-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
914 AM PDT TUE JUN 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ576-302215-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
914 AM PDT TUE JUN 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...
BECOMING 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ540-302215-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
914 AM PDT TUE JUN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ545-302215-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
914 AM PDT TUE JUN 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 15 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.1 KNOTS AT 03:26 PM
TUESDAY AND 2.5 KNOTS AT 03:02 AM WEDNESDAY.

$$

PZZ560-302215-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
914 AM PDT TUE JUN 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. 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
AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ565-302215-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
914 AM PDT TUE JUN 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. 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
AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS...BECOMING 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

PZZ530-302215-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
914 AM PDT TUE JUN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DECREASING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ531-302215-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
914 AM PDT TUE JUN 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...SW WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PZZ535-302215-
MONTEREY BAY-
914 AM PDT TUE JUN 30 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...
BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL
2 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 2 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 2 FT.
SWELL LESS THAN 2 FT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW
SWELL 2 FT.

$$


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