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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
307 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

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

PZZ500-021615-
307 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

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

AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH OFF THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST WILL DEEPEN AND
MOVE INLAND ON SATURDAY. THIS WILL BRING INCREASING NORTHWEST
WINDS OVER THE NORTHERN WATERS BEGINNING THIS AFTERNOON AND
CONTINUING THROUGH SUNDAY.


$$

PZZ570-021615-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
307 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT
AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 40 KT. WIND
WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ571-021615-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
307 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT
AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 40 KT.
WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 40 KT. WIND
WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ575-021615-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
307 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
5 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ576-021615-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
307 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT
AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT...BECOMING 6 TO 7 FT AND S 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ540-021615-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
307 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 40 KT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S
3 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 40 KT. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 7 FT AND S 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ545-021615-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
307 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND
S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY DRIZZLE
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
5 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 40 KT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 40 KT. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 12 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.9 KNOTS AT 06:55 AM
WEDNESDAY AND 2.6 KNOTS AT 06:53 PM WEDNESDAY.

$$

PZZ560-021615-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
307 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ565-021615-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
307 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
5 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
PATCHY DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. S SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG AND DRIZZLE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ530-021615-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
307 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT WITH
OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ531-021615-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
307 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY
DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ535-021615-
MONTEREY BAY-
307 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3
FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AND DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT
12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY NIGHT AND MORNING FOG. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
PATCHY DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 5
FT...BECOMING W 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.


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