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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
900 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

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

PZZ500-011600-
900 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

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

NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE OVER THE NORTHERN COASTAL WATERS
BEGINNING TONIGHT AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE EASTERN
PACIFIC. STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED NORTH OF POINT REYES. THESE
STRONG WINDS WILL GENERATE STEEP AND CHOPPY SEAS.

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PZZ570-011600-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
900 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH AT LEAST MONDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT...INCREASING TO 8 TO 10 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
N SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ571-011600-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
900 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH
LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ575-011600-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
900 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ576-011600-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
900 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ540-011600-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
900 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ545-011600-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
900 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.5 KNOTS AT 8:00 AM
FRIDAY MORNING AND 1.3 KNOTS AT 8:04 PM FRIDAY NIGHT.

$$

PZZ560-011600-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
900 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ565-011600-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
900 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ530-011600-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
900 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.

$$

PZZ531-011600-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
900 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ535-011600-
MONTEREY BAY-
900 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING
3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING
3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W. SWELL LESS THAN
2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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