Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
909 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

PZZ500-032330-
909 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC WILL WEAKEN TONIGHT AS A
DRY FRONTAL SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH THE AREA. NORTHWEST WINDS WILL
TEMPORARILY DECREASE SUNDAY NIGHT BUT WILL INCREASE AGAIN MONDAY
THROUGH WEDNESDAY. A LONG PERIOD SWELL TRAIN WILL AFFECT THE
COASTAL WATERS THROUGH SUNDAY.

$$

PZZ570-032330-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
909 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 10 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT.
NW SWELL 10 TO 13 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 11 TO 14 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 10 TO 11 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 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 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ571-032330-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
909 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 10 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 10 TO 13 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 11 TO 14 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 10 TO 11 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ575-032330-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
909 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 10 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 10 TO 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 10 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 8 FT.

$$

PZZ576-032330-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
909 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 10 TO 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT.
NW SWELL 10 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 8 FT.

$$

PZZ540-032330-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
909 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 10 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...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 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ545-032330-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
909 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH A
PERIOD OF 20 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH A PERIOD OF 20 SECONDS.
MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 3.2 KNOTS AT 6:01 PM SATURDAY AND 1.2 KNOTS
AT 7:55 AM SUNDAY.

$$

PZZ560-032330-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
909 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 18
SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ565-032330-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
909 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...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. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ530-032330-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
909 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 KT...TURNING W LATE IN THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PZZ531-032330-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
909 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PZZ535-032330-
MONTEREY BAY-
909 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 7 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 9 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 8 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

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