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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
248 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

PZZ500-212200-
248 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

NORTHWEST WINDS OVER THE COASTAL WATERS WILL INCREASE TODAY AS
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC. THE STRONGEST WINDS
WILL BE NEAR THE COAST SOUTH OF POINT SUR. LARGE MODERATE PERIOD
NORTHWEST SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS TODAY
BEFORE DECREASING TONIGHT.


$$

PZZ570-212200-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
248 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 TO
14 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
12 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
 W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT...INCREASING TO 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
 NW SWELL 10 TO 11 FT...BECOMING 9 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.

$$

PZZ571-212200-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
248 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 TO
13 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ575-212200-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
248 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
10 TO 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
 NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ576-212200-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
248 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
11 TO 14 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ540-212200-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
248 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 TO
13 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
 W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN.

$$

PZZ545-212200-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
248 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
11 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT
AND SW 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 16 SECONDS

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 16 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.9 KNOTS AT 02:58 PM
TUESDAY AND 1.3 KNOTS AT 03:12 AM WEDNESDAY.

$$

PZZ560-212200-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
248 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8
FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS...BECOMING 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ565-212200-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
248 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL
10 TO 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 7 TO 9 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ530-212200-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
248 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ531-212200-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
248 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ535-212200-
MONTEREY BAY-
248 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...E 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 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES LESS
THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

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