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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
310 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

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

PZZ500-302215-
310 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE SHIFTS INLAND AND IS REPLACED BY A WEAK LOW PRESSURE
OVER THE COASTAL WATERS. WINDS WEAKEN THROUGH THE WEEKEND WITH THE
STRONGEST WINDS THROUGH THE NORTHERN SAN FRANCISCO BAY... SONOMA
COASTLINE... AND BIG SUR COASTLINE. NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASE AND
SEAS BUILD MIDWEEK INTO NEXT WEEKEND.

$$

PZZ570-302215-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
310 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT
14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
5 TO 7 FT AND S 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
12 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ571-302215-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
310 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND SW
3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
6 TO 8 FT AND S 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ575-302215-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
310 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT
AT 12 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT
13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
6 TO 8 FT AND S 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ576-302215-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
310 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT
AT 12 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 5 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
6 TO 8 FT AND S 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ540-302215-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
310 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND SW
3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AND S 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ545-302215-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
310 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND SW
3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AND S 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AND S 3 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 15 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.0 KNOTS AT 02:25 PM
SATURDAY AND 2.2 KNOTS AT 02:36 AM SUNDAY.

$$

PZZ560-302215-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
310 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND SW
3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND SW
3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 2 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AND S 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ565-302215-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
310 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT
AT 12 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT...INCREASING TO 6 TO 8 FT. S SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
5 TO 7 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ530-302215-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
310 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PATCHY DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY
DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ531-302215-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
310 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY
DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY
DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ535-302215-
MONTEREY BAY-
310 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...
BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS
AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. AREAS OF
DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW
SWELL 2 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SWELL LESS THAN 2 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING
3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

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