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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
931 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

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

PZZ500-211645-
931 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO WEAKEN OVER NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
TONIGHT. LARGE NORTHWEST SWELL CONTINUE TO AFFECT THE COAST
THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING. AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL BRING
INCREASING NORTHWEST WINDS ON TUESDAY. WINDS WILL REMAIN UP ON
WEDNESDAY BEFORE DECREASING THURSDAY.

$$

PZZ570-211645-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
931 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
10 TO 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
11 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 6 TO 8 FT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT. S SWELL 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ571-211645-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
931 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
10 TO 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
11 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. S SWELL 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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PZZ575-211645-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
931 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
10 TO 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. S SWELL 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ576-211645-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
931 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
10 TO 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
10 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT...BECOMING 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. S SWELL 3 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ540-211645-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
931 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
9 TO 12 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ545-211645-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
931 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 5 TO 7 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 16 SECONDS BECOMING 7 TO 9 FEET WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS MONDAY.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 12 FEET WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 16 SECONDS BECOMING 8 TO 10 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 13 SECONDS MONDAY. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 2.1 KNOTS AT 08:05 AM
MONDAY AND 1.2 KNOTS AT 10:24 PM MONDAY.

$$

PZZ560-211645-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
931 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS
AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. S SWELL 3 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN...
THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ565-211645-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
931 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 11 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. S SWELL 3 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN...
THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ530-211645-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
931 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ531-211645-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
931 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ535-211645-
MONTEREY BAY-
931 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW
3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING
3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES LESS
THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. S SWELL 3 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$


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