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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
219 AM PST WED FEB 10 2016

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

PZZ500-101715-
219 AM PST WED FEB 10 2016

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

HIGH PRESSURE ANCHORED OFF THE WEST COAST WILL MAINTAIN LIGHT TO
MODERATE WINDS OVER THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH MIDWEEK. A MODERATE
WEST SWELL IS CURRENTLY MOVING THROUGH THE AREA. A LARGER LONG
PERIOD NORTHWEST SWELL WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA LATE IN THE
WEEK.

$$

PZZ570-101715-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
219 AM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT
AT 16 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
10 TO 13 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT. W SWELL 13 TO 14 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 12 TO
13 FT...BECOMING 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 10 TO
12 FT...DECREASING TO 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ571-101715-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
219 AM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT
AT 16 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
10 TO 12 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT. W SWELL 13 TO 14 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 TO
13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
12 FT.

$$

PZZ575-101715-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
219 AM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT
AT 16 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 10 TO 11 FT
AT 20 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 TO
14 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 TO
13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
12 FT.

$$

PZZ576-101715-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
219 AM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
11 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 12 TO
13 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 TO
13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
11 FT.

$$

PZZ540-101715-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
219 AM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT
AT 16 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
9 TO 11 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT. W SWELL 11 TO 13 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 TO
12 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT.

$$

PZZ545-101715-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
219 AM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT
AT 16 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 TO
13 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
12 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET AT
13 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET AT 13 SECONDS. MAXIMUM
EBB CURRENT OF 2.7 KNOTS AT 05:19 AM WEDNESDAY AND 3.4 KNOTS AT
05:25 PM WEDNESDAY.

$$

PZZ560-101715-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
219 AM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 16 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 TO 13 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
12 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.


$$

PZZ565-101715-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
219 AM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT
16 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 TO
13 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 TO
13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ530-101715-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
219 AM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PZZ531-101715-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
219 AM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N.

$$

PZZ535-101715-
MONTEREY BAY-
219 AM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 16 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT. W SWELL 9 TO 10 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 TO 10
FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.

$$


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