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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
233 AM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

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

PZZ500-222145-
233 AM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

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

LIGHT TO MODERATE NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE ALONG THE
CENTRAL COAST AS HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC. A
COLD FRONT WILL WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION MID WEEK BRINGING A
CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND POSSIBLY THUNDERSTORMS. IN
ADDITION...NORTHWEST SWELL WILL BUILD AND IMPACT OUR AREA
STARTING ON WEDNESDAY.

$$

PZZ570-222145-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
233 AM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

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

$$

PZZ571-222145-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
233 AM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...THEN CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
8 FT...BECOMING 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ575-222145-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
233 AM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
8 FT...BECOMING 6 TO 8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ576-222145-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
233 AM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT
15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
 NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
8 FT...INCREASING TO 8 TO 10 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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PZZ540-222145-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
233 AM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

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

$$

PZZ545-222145-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
233 AM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

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

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.5 KNOTS AT 03:06 AM
MONDAY AND 1.7 KNOTS AT 03:37 PM MONDAY.

$$

PZZ560-222145-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
233 AM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
 NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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PZZ565-222145-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
233 AM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...BECOMING
3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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PZZ530-222145-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
233 AM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ531-222145-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
233 AM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ535-222145-
MONTEREY BAY-
233 AM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3
FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES LESS
THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES LESS
THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$


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