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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
301 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

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

PZZ500-312200-
301 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

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

HIGH PRESSURE EXTENDS FROM THE EASTERN PACIFIC INTO THE PACIFIC
NORTHWEST. MODERATE NORTHWEST WINDS CONTINUE ALONG THE CALIFORNIA
COAST. THE WINDS WILL DECREASE TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY AS A
THERMAL TROUGH DEVELOPS ALONG THE COAST.


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PZZ570-312200-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
301 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ571-312200-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
301 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ575-312200-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
301 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ576-312200-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
301 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 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
5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ540-312200-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
301 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ545-312200-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
301 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.2 KNOTS AT 08:29 AM
SUNDAY AND 1.9 KNOTS AT 07:46 PM SUNDAY.

$$

PZZ560-312200-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
301 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS
AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS
AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ565-312200-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
301 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.LABOR DAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ530-312200-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
301 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.LABOR DAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ531-312200-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
301 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

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

$$

PZZ535-312200-
MONTEREY BAY-
301 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.LABOR DAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...
BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS
AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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