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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
837 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

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

PZZ500-200345-
837 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

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

NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH THIS MORNING AS HIGH
PRESSURE OVER NORTHERNMOST CA WEAKENS. LARGE NORTHWEST SWELL WILL
MAKE ITS WAY TO THE COAST SUNDAY MORNING PERSISTING INTO EARLY
NEXT WEEK.

$$

PZZ570-200345-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
837 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 12 TO
15 FT AT 17 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
10 TO 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
12 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 8 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT.

$$

PZZ571-200345-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
837 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 11 TO
14 FT AT 17 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
12 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
12 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT.

$$

PZZ575-200345-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
837 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 10 TO 13 FT AT
17 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
10 TO 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
11 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ576-200345-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
837 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 10 TO
13 FT AT 17 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
10 TO 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
11 FT AT 15 SECONDS. S SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...INCREASING TO
3 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 9 TO 10 FT AND
S 3 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
11 FT...DECREASING TO 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ540-200345-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
837 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 11 TO
14 FT AT 17 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
12 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ545-200345-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
837 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
12 FT AT 17 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT. SW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AND SW 3 TO 4 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 14 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.1 KNOTS AT 08:09 PM
SATURDAY AND 2.5 KNOTS AT 07:08 AM SUNDAY.

$$

PZZ560-200345-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
837 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 17 SECONDS AND S
3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT. S SWELL 3 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.

$$

PZZ565-200345-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
837 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT
18 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE NW 10 TO 13 FT AT 16 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. S SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
11 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 15 SECONDS. S SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 9 TO 11 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AND S 3 FT...INCREASING TO 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ530-200345-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
837 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ531-200345-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
837 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ535-200345-
MONTEREY BAY-
837 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 17 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 15 SECONDS. S SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING
3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT...INCREASING TO 6 TO 8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.

$$


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