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Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
917 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas and out 60 nm including the
San Francisco Bay and Monterey Bay

PZZ500-191245-
917 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including
the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank
National Marine Sanctuaries...

High pressure off the coast of Central California will continue
to generate light northerly winds through Sunday evening. Winds
switch to southerly by late Sunday night or early Monday ahead of
a frontal boundary. Winds over the southern waters will remain
light to moderate out of the northwest. Light to moderate seas
will continue through the weekend.

$$

PZZ570-191245-
Point Arena To Point Reyes 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
917 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 12 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon. Wind waves
2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
3 ft at 13 seconds. Slight chance of rain in the evening, then
chance of rain after midnight.
.MON...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft at 12 seconds and SW 3 ft at 16 seconds. Rain likely in the
morning, then chance of rain in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
4 to 5 ft at 12 seconds. Chance of rain in the evening.
.TUE...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 4 to
6 ft...increasing to 6 to 8 ft. Slight chance of showers, then
chance of rain.
.WED...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 7 to
8 ft...becoming 7 ft. Chance of rain.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or
less...becoming 3 ft. W swell 6 to 7 ft. Chance of rain, then
slight chance of rain.

$$

PZZ571-191245-
Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
917 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 12 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft at
13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft...
becoming 3 ft after midnight. NW swell 3 ft at 13 seconds. Chance
of rain after midnight.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft at
12 seconds. Chance of rain.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 12 seconds. Slight chance of rain in the evening.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to
5 ft...increasing to 5 to 7 ft. Slight chance of rain.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 7 ft...
becoming 6 to 7 ft. Slight chance of rain.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or
less...becoming 3 ft. W swell 5 to 6 ft...increasing to 6 to
7 ft. Slight chance of rain.

$$

PZZ575-191245-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
917 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft late in the
evening...becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at
12 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft at
13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 ft at 13 seconds. Slight chance of rain after midnight.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft at
13 seconds. Slight chance of rain through the day.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft
at 12 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft...becoming 2 ft or
less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft...shifting to the W 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 to
7 ft...becoming 5 to 7 ft.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or
less...becoming 3 ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft...shifting to the W
5 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ576-191245-
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
917 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 12 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft
at 13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
3 ft at 13 seconds.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft at
13 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 12 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
3 to 4 ft...shifting to the W 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
W swell 5 to 6 ft.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft.
NW swell 5 to 6 ft...shifting to the W.

$$

PZZ540-191245-
Point Arena To Point Reyes To 10 nm-
917 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 12 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft at
13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 kt...becoming southeast 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
NW swell 3 ft at 13 seconds. Chance of rain after midnight.
.MON...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 12 seconds and SW 3 ft at 16 seconds. Chance of rain.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 12 seconds. Slight chance of rain in the evening.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to
5 ft...increasing to 4 to 6 ft. Slight chance of rain.
.WED...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 to
8 ft...decreasing to 5 to 7 ft. Slight chance of rain.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
W swell 4 to 6 ft...increasing to 5 to 7 ft. Slight chance of
rain.

$$

PZZ545-191245-
Point Reyes To Pigeon Point To 10 nm-
917 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft late in the
evening...becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at
12 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft at
13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 ft at 14 seconds. Slight chance of rain after midnight.
.MON...SE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 ft at
12 seconds. Slight chance of rain.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 12 seconds. Slight chance of rain in the evening.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
 W swell 3 to 4 ft...becoming 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 7 ft.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or
less...becoming 3 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 2 to 4 ft with a
dominant swell period of 10 seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 3 to 5 ft with a dominant swell
period of 10 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 0.9 knots at 04:24 AM
Sunday and 1.9 knots at 04:18 PM Sunday.

$$

PZZ560-191245-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos To 10 nm-
917 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft late in the
evening...becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft at 12 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
 NW swell 3 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft in the evening...
becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft at 13 seconds.
.MON...N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft at
13 seconds. Slight chance of rain in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft
at 12 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft...becoming 2 ft or
less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft...shifting to the W 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 6 ft.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
W swell 3 to 5 ft...increasing to 4 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ565-191245-
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas To 10 nm-
917 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft
at 12 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft
at 13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
3 ft at 13 seconds.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft
at 13 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
3 ft at 12 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft...shifting to the W.
.WED...N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to
6 ft...becoming 4 to 6 ft.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft...
becoming 3 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft...shifting to the W 4 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ530-191245-
San Pablo Bay Suisun Bay The West Delta and San Francisco Bay
North of the Bay Bridge-
917 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 kt.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 kt.
.MON...E winds 10 kt. Slight chance of rain in the morning, then
chance of rain in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Slight chance of rain in the
evening.
.TUE...E winds 10 to 20 kt...becoming northeast 5 kt.
.WED...NE winds 5 kt.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W.

$$

PZZ531-191245-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
917 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 kt.
.MON...NE winds 10 kt. Slight chance of rain through the day.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 kt.
.TUE...NE winds 10 kt.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt.

$$

PZZ535-191245-
Monterey Bay-
917 PM PST Sat Nov 18 2017

.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 ft
at 12 seconds.
.SUN...E winds 5 kt...becoming W 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 ft at 13 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming east after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 ft at 13 seconds.
.MON...N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 ft at
13 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell
3 ft at 12 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to
5 ft.

.THANKSGIVING DAY...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W
swell 3 to 5 ft.

$$


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