Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
512 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

...LARGE SOUTHERLY SWELL WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE IN THE WEEK...

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MONTEREY BAY-POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
512 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

AT 4 AM PDT...SOUTHERLY SWELL GENERATED BY FORMER HURRICANE MARIE
CONTINUE TO AFFECT THE COASTAL WATERS. LATEST BUOYS REPORT SWELLS
OF 5-7 FEET AT 14-15 SECOND PERIOD AND SWELL DIRECTION OF 150-170
DEGREES. THESE CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY. AS MARIE
WEAKENS AND MOVES NORTHWEST...SWELL DIRECTION WILL SWITCH TO THE
SOUTHWEST THIS WEEKEND WHILE SWELL HEIGHTS DECREASE TO AROUND 3-4
FEET. EVEN THOUGH THIS IS JUST BELOW BEACH HAZARDS CRITERIA...MARINERS
AND FISHERMEN SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR STRONGER THAN TYPICAL
CURRENTS THROUGH THE WEEK ESPECIALLY IF THEY ARE PLANNING ON
DIVING OR ENTERING THE WATER.


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