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Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
822 AM PDT Fri Jul 21 2017

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas and out 60 nm including the
San Francisco Bay and Monterey Bay

PZZ500-212215-
822 AM PDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including
the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank
National Marine Sanctuaries...

Gusty northwesterly winds will continue into Saturday before
decreasing somewhat during the remainder of the weekend as high
pressure off the California coast begins to weaken.

$$

PZZ570-212215-
Point Arena To Point Reyes 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
822 AM PDT Fri Jul 21 2017

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

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell
6 to 7 ft at 8 seconds and S 3 ft at 12 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell
6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 7 to
8 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell
7 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to
8 ft at 8 seconds. Swell S 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog in the morning.
Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to
8 ft and S 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.
.TUE...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft. Swell S 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ571-212215-
Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
822 AM PDT Fri Jul 21 2017

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

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell
6 to 7 ft at 8 seconds and S 3 ft at 12 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell
6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
7 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 7 to
8 ft at 8 seconds and S 3 to 4 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog in
the morning. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 6 to 8 ft. Swell S 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft. Swell S 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ575-212215-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
822 AM PDT Fri Jul 21 2017

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

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
5 to 6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
6 to 7 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft at 8 seconds. Swell S 3 ft. Patchy fog in the morning.
Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to
7 ft. Swell S 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.
.TUE...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft.
 Mixed swell NW 4 to 6 ft and S 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ576-212215-
Point Pinos To Point Piedreas Blancas 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
822 AM PDT Fri Jul 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell
6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell
6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to
7 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
6 to 7 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to 7
ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning. Patchy fog after
midnight.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to
7 ft. Swell S 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 4 to 6 ft. Swell S 3 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ540-212215-
Point Arena To Point Reyes To 10 nm-
822 AM PDT Fri Jul 21 2017

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

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell
5 to 7 ft at 8 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell
5 to 6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight. Patchy drizzle
after midnight.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning. Patchy drizzle in
the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
6 to 7 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight. Patchy drizzle
after midnight.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy drizzle in the morning. Patchy fog in
the morning. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to
7 ft. Patchy fog.
.TUE...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft.
 Mixed swell NW 4 to 6 ft and S 3 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ545-212215-
Point Reyes To Pigeon Point To 10 nm-
822 AM PDT Fri Jul 21 2017

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

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
5 to 7 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight. Patchy drizzle
after midnight.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning. Patchy drizzle in
the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight. Patchy drizzle
after midnight.
.SUN...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy drizzle in the morning. Patchy fog in
the morning. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to 6
ft. Patchy fog.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 5 to 7 ft with a
dominant swell period of 8 seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 6 to 8 ft with a dominant swell
period of 8 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 0.9 knots at 02:36 PM
Friday and 2.1 knots at 02:18 AM Saturday.

$$

PZZ560-212215-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos To 10 nm-
822 AM PDT Fri Jul 21 2017

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

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight. Patchy drizzle
after midnight.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning. Patchy drizzle in
the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight. Patchy drizzle
after midnight.
.SUN...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy drizzle in the morning. Patchy fog in
the morning. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
5 ft. Patchy fog.
.TUE...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
5 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ565-212215-
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas To 10 nm-
822 AM PDT Fri Jul 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell
5 to 6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight. Patchy drizzle
after midnight.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt...decreasing to 5 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 8 seconds.
Patchy fog in the morning. Patchy drizzle in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight. Patchy drizzle
after midnight.
.SUN...W winds 10 kt.  Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 4 to 6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy drizzle in the morning.
Patchy night and morning fog.
.MON...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
5 ft. Patchy fog.
.TUE...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
5 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ530-212215-
San Pablo Bay Suisun Bay The West Delta and San Francisco Bay
North of the Bay Bridge-
822 AM PDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TODAY...SW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 20 kt.
.TUE...SW winds 10 kt.

$$

PZZ531-212215-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
822 AM PDT Fri Jul 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...W winds 10 kt...increasing to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt.
.SAT...NW winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 20 kt.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt.
.TUE...SW winds 10 kt.

$$

PZZ535-212215-
Monterey Bay-
822 AM PDT Fri Jul 21 2017

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

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 3 to 4 ft in the
afternoon. NW swell 3 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Patchy drizzle in the morning.
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt...becoming NW 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft in the evening...becoming 2 ft or
less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Patchy drizzle after midnight.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning. Patchy drizzle in
the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW
swell 3 to 4 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight. Patchy
drizzle after midnight.
.SUN...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy drizzle in the morning. Patchy fog in
the morning. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft.
Patchy fog.
.TUE...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft.
Patchy fog.

$$


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