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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
848 AM PDT SAT OCT 1 2016

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

PZZ500-012230-
848 AM PDT SAT OCT 1 2016

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

AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
THIS WEEKEND BRINGING A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS MAINLY TO THE
NORTHERN COASTAL WATERS. A SMALL MIXED SWELL WITH A LONG PERIOD
SOUTHERLY SWELL WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE PERIOD.

$$

PZZ570-012230-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
848 AM PDT SAT OCT 1 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. S SWELL 3 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
8 FT...INCREASING TO 12 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ571-012230-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
848 AM PDT SAT OCT 1 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ575-012230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
848 AM PDT SAT OCT 1 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT
AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW
SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT...INCREASING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT...INCREASING TO 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ576-012230-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
848 AM PDT SAT OCT 1 2016

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT BY
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS
AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT...INCREASING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT...INCREASING TO 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ540-012230-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
848 AM PDT SAT OCT 1 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. S SWELL 3 FT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
7 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ545-012230-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
848 AM PDT SAT OCT 1 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING
3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS
AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 4 TO
6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.W SWELL 3
FT...INCREASING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT...INCREASING TO 7 TO 9 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...NW SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET AT 8 SECONDS AND
S SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET AT 15 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...NW SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET AT 8 SECONDS AND S SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET AT 15 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 3.1 KNOTS AT 05:49 PM
SATURDAY AND 2.1 KNOTS AT 06:13 AM SUNDAY.

$$

PZZ560-012230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
848 AM PDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON PDT TODAY 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. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT
AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. S SWELL 3 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3
FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ565-012230-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
848 AM PDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 BY THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS
AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6
FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ530-012230-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
848 AM PDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON PDT TODAY THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT BY NOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON
AND EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PZZ531-012230-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
848 AM PDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON PDT TODAY THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT BY NOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PZZ535-012230-
MONTEREY BAY-
848 AM PDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON PDT TODAY THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS
AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO
5 FT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 6 FT.

$$


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