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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
315 AM PDT TUE JUL 7 2015

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

PZZ500-071615-
315 AM PDT TUE JUL 7 2015

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

LOW PRESSURE OFF THE CALIFORNIA COAST WILL KEEP LIGHT WINDS
THROUGH THE WEEK. THE LOW WILL MOVE ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS
THURSDAY BRINGING A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

PZZ570-071615-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
315 AM PDT TUE JUL 7 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ571-071615-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
315 AM PDT TUE JUL 7 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ575-071615-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
315 AM PDT TUE JUL 7 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ576-071615-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
315 AM PDT TUE JUL 7 2015

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

$$

PZZ540-071615-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
315 AM PDT TUE JUL 7 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
PATCHY NIGHT AND MORNING FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ545-071615-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
315 AM PDT TUE JUL 7 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
PATCHY NIGHT AND MORNING FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 15 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 2.0 KNOTS AT 07:55 AM
TUESDAY AND 1.7 KNOTS AT 09:11 PM TUESDAY.

$$

PZZ560-071615-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
315 AM PDT TUE JUL 7 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...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.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ565-071615-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
315 AM PDT TUE JUL 7 2015

.TODAY...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.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ530-071615-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
315 AM PDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. PATCHY NIGHT AND MORNING FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ531-071615-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
315 AM PDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
PATCHY NIGHT AND MORNING FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ535-071615-
MONTEREY BAY-
315 AM PDT TUE JUL 7 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SWELL LESS THAN 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 FT.
SWELL LESS THAN 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$


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