Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
244 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

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

PZZ500-282245-
244 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

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

WEAK HIGH PRESSURE OFF THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST WILL PERSIST
TODAY. SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP DURING THE DAY AS A FRONTAL
SYSTEM APPROACHES THE AREA. THESE SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE
SUNDAY OR MONDAY AS ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM APPROACHES CALIFORNIA.

$$

PZZ570-282245-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
244 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.

$$

PZZ571-282245-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
244 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.

$$

PZZ575-282245-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
244 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 W SWELL 8 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
8 FT...SHIFTING TO THE SW 5 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.

$$

PZZ576-282245-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
244 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT...DECREASING TO
3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.

$$

PZZ540-282245-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
244 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF RAIN
THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT...INCREASING TO 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.

$$

PZZ545-282245-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
244 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT...DECREASING TO 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.3 KNOTS AT 08:25 AM
FRIDAY AND 1.9 KNOTS AT 07:31 PM FRIDAY.

$$

PZZ560-282245-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
244 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING SW 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING. CHANCE
OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN
LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT...SHIFTING TO THE SW 5 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.

$$

PZZ565-282245-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
244 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT...BECOMING 5 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.

$$

PZZ530-282245-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
244 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 KT. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ531-282245-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
244 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 KT. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ535-282245-
MONTEREY BAY-
244 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. SW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. SW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.

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