Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
223 PM PDT SAT APR 29 2017

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

PZZ500-300430-
223 PM PDT SAT APR 29 2017

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO BRING STRONG, GUSTY NORTHWEST
WINDS TO THE COASTAL WATERS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE
STRONG WINDS WILL DRIVE HAZARDOUS SEAS IN THE FORMS OF STEEP FRESH
SWELLS WITH RELATIVELY SHORT PERIODS. STRONG WINDS WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND INTO EARLY PART OF NEXT WEEK.

$$

PZZ570-300430-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
223 PM PDT SAT APR 29 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
9 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT. SWELL SOUTH 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT. SWELL SOUTH 3 FT.

$$

PZZ571-300430-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
223 PM PDT SAT APR 29 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 9 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 9 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT. SWELL SOUTH 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. SWELL SOUTH 3 FT.

$$

PZZ575-300430-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
223 PM PDT SAT APR 29 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
9 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 9 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT. SWELL SOUTH 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL
NORTHWEST 4 TO 6 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.

$$

PZZ576-300430-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDREAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
223 PM PDT SAT APR 29 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 9 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. SWELL SOUTH 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL
NORTHWEST 3 TO 5 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.

$$

PZZ540-300430-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
223 PM PDT SAT APR 29 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

PZZ545-300430-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
223 PM PDT SAT APR 29 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. SWELL SOUTHWEST 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...BECOMING
3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT AT 10
SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7
FT AT 10 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1 KNOTS AT 06:30 PM
SATURDAY AND 1.9 KNOTS AT 06:18 AM SUNDAY.

$$

PZZ560-300430-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
223 PM PDT SAT APR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 10
SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
SWELL SOUTH 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NORTHWEST 3 TO 5 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.

$$

PZZ565-300430-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
223 PM PDT SAT APR 29 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
8 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
SWELL SOUTH 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
WEST 3 TO 5 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.

$$

PZZ530-300430-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
223 PM PDT SAT APR 29 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING WEST.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PZZ531-300430-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
223 PM PDT SAT APR 29 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PZZ535-300430-
MONTEREY BAY-
223 PM PDT SAT APR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT BY THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
SWELL SOUTHWEST 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.

$$


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