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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
856 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

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

PZZ500-031015-
856 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

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

GENERALLY LIGHT WINDS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS
THROUGH TUESDAY EXCEPT OVER SAN FRANCISCO BAY WATERS NORTH OF THE
BAY BRIDGE WINDS WILL BE GUSTY AGAIN MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
NORTHWEST WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN MID TO LATE WEEK OVER THE COASTAL
WATERS AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS NEAR THE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST.
MIXED NORTHWEST SWELL AND A LONG PERIOD SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST SWELL
WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT INTO MONDAY.

$$

PZZ570-031015-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
856 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

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

$$

PZZ571-031015-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
856 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

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

$$

PZZ575-031015-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
856 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

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

$$

PZZ576-031015-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
856 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

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

$$

PZZ540-031015-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
856 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT LATE IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND
S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ545-031015-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
856 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

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

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 14 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 2.4 KNOTS AT 06:05 AM MONDAY
AND 2.1 KNOTS AT 06:44 PM MONDAY.

$$

PZZ560-031015-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
856 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DECREASING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ565-031015-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
856 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

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

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

$$

PZZ530-031015-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
856 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

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

$$

PZZ531-031015-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
856 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ535-031015-
MONTEREY BAY-
856 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.  NW
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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