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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
813 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

PZZ500-261515-
813 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO DIMINISH 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.

$$

PZZ570-261515-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
813 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 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 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 LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. 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.

$$

PZZ571-261515-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
813 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 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 12 TO 15 FT AT
13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN
THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. 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.

$$

PZZ575-261515-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
813 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 LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. 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.

$$

PZZ576-261515-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
813 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. SLIGHT CHANCE OF 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.

$$

PZZ540-261515-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
813 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 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
11 TO 14 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.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.

$$

PZZ545-261515-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
813 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 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 TO
12 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS
LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. 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 1.2 KNOTS AT 06:08 AM SUNDAY AND 2.9 KNOTS
AT 05:12 PM SUNDAY.

$$

PZZ560-261515-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
813 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 LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. 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.

$$

PZZ565-261515-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
813 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 LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF 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.

$$

PZZ530-261515-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
813 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING...
THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.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.

$$

PZZ531-261515-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
813 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING...
THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.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.

$$

PZZ535-261515-
MONTEREY BAY-
813 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE NW AT
13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. 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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