Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
225 AM PDT THU JUL 2 2015

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

PZZ500-021615-
225 AM PDT THU JUL 2 2015

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

A WEAK DISTURBANCE PASSING THROUGH THE BAY AREA WILL BRING A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND POSSIBLY THUNDERSTORMS TODAY. OTHERWISE...HIGH
PRESSURE OVER THE INTERIOR AND A TROUGH NEAR THE COAST WILL
CREATE A PROLONGED PERIOD OF LIGHT WIND AND SEAS ACROSS THE
COASTAL WATERS RIGHT THROUGH THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND.

$$

PZZ570-021615-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
225 AM PDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

PZZ571-021615-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
225 AM PDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

PZZ575-021615-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
225 AM PDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

PZZ576-021615-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
225 AM PDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

PZZ540-021615-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
225 AM PDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

PZZ545-021615-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
225 AM PDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 2.7 KNOTS AT 03:44 AM
THURSDAY AND 1.2 KNOTS AT 05:03 PM THURSDAY.

$$

PZZ560-021615-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
225 AM PDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

PZZ565-021615-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
225 AM PDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW
SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

PZZ530-021615-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
225 AM PDT THU JUL 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON PDT TODAY THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
OVERNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.

$$

PZZ531-021615-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
225 AM PDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PZZ535-021615-
MONTEREY BAY-
225 AM PDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 2 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL
2 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW
SWELL 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT.

$$


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