Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
801 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

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

PZZ500-241615-
801 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

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

HIGH PRESSURE OFF THE CALIFORNIA COAST WILL RESULT IN GENERALLY
WEAK NORTHWESTERLY FLOW THROUGH THE FIRST HALF OF THE WEEK. WIND
SPEEDS WILL BE SLIGHTLY STRONGER OVER THE SOUTHERN WATERS THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING BEFORE DIMINISHING MONDAY NIGHT. WINDS WILL THEN
BECOME SOUTHERLY BY THURSDAY AS THE HIGH PRESSURE MOVES INTO THE
GREAT BASIN.

$$

PZZ570-241615-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
801 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW
SWELL 5 TO 7 FT...INCREASING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.

$$

PZZ571-241615-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
801 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT...INCREASING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ575-241615-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
801 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 4 TO 5 FT...INCREASING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ576-241615-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
801 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
11 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO 10 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 4 TO 5 FT...INCREASING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ540-241615-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
801 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...
BECOMING 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT...INCREASING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ545-241615-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
801 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST
THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT...INCREASING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.1 KNOTS AT 04:45 AM
MONDAY AND 3 KNOTS AT 03:59 PM MONDAY.

$$

PZZ560-241615-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
801 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 4 TO 5 FT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ565-241615-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
801 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 4 FT...INCREASING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ530-241615-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
801 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ531-241615-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
801 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...SW WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ535-241615-
MONTEREY BAY-
801 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES LESS
THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT...INCREASING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

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