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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
906 PM PDT SUN MAY 29 2016

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

PZZ500-301115-
906 PM PDT SUN MAY 29 2016

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

HIGH PRESSURE COVERS THE EASTERN PACIFIC WITH A RIDGE EXTENDING
INTO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST. THIS IS BRINGING GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS
OVER THE OUTER WATERS. THE RIDGE WILL WEAKEN ON MONDAY ALLOWING
FOR WINDS TO DECREASE. A BUILDING SOUTHERLY SWELL IS ANTICIPATED
TO ARRIVE EARLY NEXT WEEK.

$$

PZZ570-301115-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
906 PM PDT SUN MAY 29 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
8 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW
SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 5 TO
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT AND S 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AND S 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
5 TO 7 FT AND S 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ571-301115-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
906 PM PDT SUN MAY 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT
AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AND S 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT...INCREASING TO 4 TO 6 FT. S SWELL 4 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
6 TO 7 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ575-301115-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
906 PM PDT SUN MAY 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW
SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO
4 FT AND S 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AND S 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
6 TO 7 FT AND S 4 FT.

$$

PZZ576-301115-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
906 PM PDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TONIGHT...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.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW
SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AND S 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AND S 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
5 TO 7 FT AND S 4 FT.

$$

PZZ540-301115-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
906 PM PDT SUN MAY 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...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.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO
4 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
S SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ545-301115-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
906 PM PDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TONIGHT...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.
.MEMORIAL DAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
W 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 FT. S
SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6
FT. S SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AND S 3 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET AT 14
SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET AT 14 SECONDS...HIGHEST
OVER THE SOUTH SHOAL. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 2.1 KNOTS AT 12:13 AM
MONDAY AND 2.0 KNOTS AT 11:55 AM MONDAY.

$$

PZZ560-301115-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
906 PM PDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TONIGHT...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.
.MEMORIAL DAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 FT. S
SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3
TO 5 FT. S SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ565-301115-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
906 PM PDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TONIGHT...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.
.MEMORIAL DAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 4
FT. S SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. S SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ530-301115-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
906 PM PDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ531-301115-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
906 PM PDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ535-301115-
MONTEREY BAY-
906 PM PDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT.
S SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 FT. S
SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$


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