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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
216 PM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

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

PZZ500-270430-
216 PM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

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

LIGHT TO LOCALLY MODERATE NORTHERLY WINDS WILL PREVAIL ALONG THE
COAST THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE
EASTERN PACIFIC THIS WEEKEND RESULTING IN INCREASING WINDS AND
STEEPER WIND WAVES.


$$

PZZ570-270430-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
216 PM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW
SWELL 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.


$$

PZZ571-270430-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
216 PM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW
SWELL 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.


$$

PZZ575-270430-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
216 PM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW
SWELL 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.

$$

PZZ576-270430-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDREAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
216 PM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW
SWELL 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.


$$

PZZ540-270430-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
216 PM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...
BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW
SWELL 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.


$$

PZZ545-270430-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
216 PM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW
SWELL 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.


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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 10 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.1 KNOTS AT 04:36 PM FRIDAY
AND 2.2 KNOTS AT 04:24 AM SATURDAY.

$$

PZZ560-270430-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
216 PM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW
SWELL 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.

$$

PZZ565-270430-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
216 PM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...INCREASING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW
SWELL 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.


$$

PZZ530-270430-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
216 PM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

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

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
OVERNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ531-270430-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
216 PM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ535-270430-
MONTEREY BAY-
216 PM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
2 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MEMORIAL DAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.


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