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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
228 PM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

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

PZZ500-020530-
228 PM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

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

LIGHT NW WIND AND SEAS THROUGH TUESDAY UNDER HIGH PRESSURE. ON
WEDNESDAY WINDS WILL TURN SOUTHERLY AS A WARM FRONT APPROACHES THE
REGION. STRONGER SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE END OF
THE WEEK AS THE FRONT SLOWLY PASSES NORTH OF THE REGION WHILE
BRINGING PERIODS OF RAIN AND BUILDING SEAS. WINDS WILL SWITCH TO SW
LATER FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY BEHIND THE FRONT.

$$

PZZ570-020530-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
228 PM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT...SHIFTING TO THE SW 9 TO 12 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. RAIN.

$$

PZZ571-020530-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
228 PM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT...SHIFTING TO THE SW 8 TO 10 FT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN... THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
SW SWELL 10 TO 13 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

$$

PZZ575-020530-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
228 PM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT...INCREASING TO 9 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 10 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ576-020530-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
228 PM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT...DECREASING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT...INCREASING TO 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 9 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ540-020530-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
228 PM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT...SHIFTING TO THE SW 8 TO 10 FT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN... THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
SW SWELL 10 TO 13 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

$$

PZZ545-020530-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
228 PM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT...DECREASING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE SW 7 TO 9 FT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
SW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 2.1 KNOTS AT 1:56 PM
SUNDAY AND 1.3 KNOTS AT 2:38 AM MONDAY MORNING.

$$

PZZ560-020530-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
228 PM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT...INCREASING TO 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
W SWELL 9 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ565-020530-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
228 PM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT...INCREASING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ530-020530-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
228 PM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. RAIN LIKELY.

$$

PZZ531-020530-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
228 PM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. RAIN LIKELY.

$$

PZZ535-020530-
MONTEREY BAY-
228 PM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS. WIND WAVES 1 FT.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.

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