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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
232 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

PZZ500-260945-
232 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO DIMINISH THROUGH TONIGHT
AS A STRONG SURFACE LOW PRESSURE PULLS AWAY FROM THE REGION. IN
ADDITION...A LARGE WESTERLY SWELL MOVING THROUGH THE WATERS WILL
SLOWLY SUBSIDE OVERNIGHT. WIND SPEEDS WILL THEN INCREASE AGAIN
SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING OVER THE COASTAL WATERS AS HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS OFF THE CALIFORNIA COAST.

$$

PZZ570-260945-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
232 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 16 TO 19 FT AT 14
SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE NW 12 TO 14 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO 12 FT AT 13
SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 7 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 8
FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7
FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 4 TO 6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ571-260945-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
232 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 12 TO 15 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16
SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO 12 FT AT 13
SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT...INCREASING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 8
FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6
FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 4 TO 6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ575-260945-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
232 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
12 TO 15 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...
THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 13
SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT...INCREASING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 8
FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7
FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 4 TO 5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ576-260945-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
232 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
12 TO 15 FT AT 13 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...INCREASING TO
3 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT...BECOMING 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT
OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT...DECREASING TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ540-260945-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
232 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 TO 14 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3
FT AT 16 SECONDS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED
SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 6 TO 8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8
FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6
FT...DECREASING TO 3 TO 5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ545-260945-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
232 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT
THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9
TO 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS
AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8
FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6
FT...DECREASING TO 3 TO 5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. SEAS BUILDING 11 TO 13 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.
MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 2.8 KNOTS AT 04:45 PM SATURDAY AND 1.2
KNOTS AT 06:08 AM SUNDAY.

$$

PZZ560-260945-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
232 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 TO
12 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS
AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6
FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8
FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6
FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ565-260945-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
232 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
10 TO 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...INCREASING TO
3 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT...INCREASING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ530-260945-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
232 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ531-260945-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
232 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PZZ535-260945-
MONTEREY BAY-
232 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5
FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6
FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5
FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT...DECREASING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$


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