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Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
856 PM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

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

PZZ500-241015-
856 PM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

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

A southerly flow along the coast will bring light winds the next
few days except for the northern outer waters and the northern
San Francisco Bay.


$$

PZZ570-241015-
Point Arena To Point Reyes 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
856 PM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
8 to 10 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 8 to
10 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
6 to 8 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 8 ft
at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft. Patchy fog.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft. Swell southeast 3 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ571-241015-
Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
856 PM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
6 to 7 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming southeast after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 10 seconds.
Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft
at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to
7 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4
Generally
light winds will continue tonight over the coastal waters. As
surface low pressure develops off the coast of Point Reyes Monday
morning, winds will become southerly, for waters south of the low,
but remain light to moderate. Westerly winds will continue to
remain gusty through the Golden Gate gap, and near Angel Island,
during the afternoon and early evening hours over the next few
days. Seas will continue to be small with a longer period
southerly swell mixed in at times. ft.
 NW swell 4 to 6 ft. Patchy fog.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft and southeast 3 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ575-241015-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
856 PM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
6 to 7 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 7 ft
at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5
to 6 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at
10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
5 to 7 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
6 ft. Patchy fog.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft. Swell southeast 3 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ576-241015-
Point Pinos To Point Piedreas Blancas 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
856 PM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
5 to 6 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft
at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at
10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
6 ft. Patchy fog.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 3 to 5 ft. Swell S 3 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft and southeast 3 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ540-241015-
Point Arena To Point Reyes To 10 nm-
856 PM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt...becoming southeast after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy
fog after midnight.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...SE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to
7 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 4 to 6 ft. Patchy fog.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ545-241015-
Point Reyes To Pigeon Point To 10 nm-
856 PM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft. Patchy fog.
.THU...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
5 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
 NW swell 4 to 6 ft. Patchy fog.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 2 to 4 ft with a
dominant swell period of 9 seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 3 to 5 ft with a dominant swell
period of 9 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 2.1 knots at 03:48 AM
Monday and 1.1 knots at 05:00 PM Monday.

$$

PZZ560-241015-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos To 10 nm-
856 PM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TONIGHT...W winds 5 kt...becoming southeast after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog
after midnight.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft. Patchy fog.
.THU...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ565-241015-
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas To 10 nm-
856 PM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at
9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft. Patchy fog.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft. Patchy fog.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 3 to 5 ft. Swell S 3 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ530-241015-
San Pablo Bay Suisun Bay The West Delta and San Francisco Bay
North of the Bay Bridge-
856 PM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT MONDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.THU...SW winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
.FRI...SW winds 10 kt.

$$

PZZ531-241015-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
856 PM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt.
.WED...SW winds 10 kt.
.THU...SW winds 5 kt.
.FRI...SW winds 5 kt.

$$

PZZ535-241015-
Monterey Bay-
856 PM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming W 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy
fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to
4 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell
3 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 ft.
Patchy fog.
.THU...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft.
Patchy fog.
.FRI...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft. Patchy fog.

$$


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