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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
253 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

PZZ500-041745-
253 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST AND BAYS INCLUDING
THE MONTEREY BAY...GREATER FARALLONES...AND CORDELL BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARIES...

HIGH PRESSURE OFF THE CALIFORNIA COAST COMBINED WITH A STRONG
NORTHWEST FLOW ALOFT WILL KEEP MODERATE WINDS THROUGH TUESDAY.
NORTHWEST SWELL WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.

$$

PZZ570-041745-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
253 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...INCREASING TO
4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ571-041745-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
253 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
10 TO 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.

$$

PZZ575-041745-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
253 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 11 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ576-041745-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
253 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
10 TO 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 40 KT.
WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 10 TO 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ540-041745-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
253 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.

$$

PZZ545-041745-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
253 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST
TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7
TO 9 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET WITH A
PERIOD OF 16 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 12 FEET WITH A PERIOD OF 16
SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.2 KNOTS AT 07:55 AM SUNDAY AND
3.0 KNOTS AT 06:49 PM SUNDAY.

$$

PZZ560-041745-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
253 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 9 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ565-041745-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
253 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ530-041745-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
253 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ531-041745-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
253 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ535-041745-
MONTEREY BAY-
253 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT
AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.

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