Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
227 AM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

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

PZZ500-242130-
227 AM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

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

NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE OVER THE COASTAL WATERS TODAY AS
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC. THESE WINDS WILL
RESULT IN CHOPPY SEAS AND STEEP FRESH SWELL.

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PZZ570-242130-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
227 AM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 11 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7
FT. NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. N SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ571-242130-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
227 AM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ575-242130-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
227 AM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ576-242130-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
227 AM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ540-242130-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
227 AM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ545-242130-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
227 AM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT THIS
MORNING. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT
7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 2.1 KNOTS AT 02:28 AM
THURSDAY AND 1.2 KNOTS AT 03:07 PM THURSDAY.

$$

PZZ560-242130-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
227 AM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ565-242130-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
227 AM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ530-242130-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
227 AM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.

$$

PZZ531-242130-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
227 AM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DECREASING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ535-242130-
MONTEREY BAY-
227 AM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING
3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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