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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
834 PM PST MON FEB 27 2017

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

PZZ500-281115-
834 PM PST MON FEB 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST AND BAYS INCLUDING
THE MONTEREY BAY...GREATER FARALLONES...AND CORDELL BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARIES...

GRADUALLY INCREASING NORTHWEST WINDS TONIGHT. WINDS WEAKEN
TOMORROW EXCEPT ALONG THE BIG SUR COAST WHERE BREEZY WINDS WILL
CONTINUE. NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO BECOME MODERATE AGAIN
THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY. A SMALL TO MODERATE NORTHWEST SWELL WILL
CONTINUE TO MOVE THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS THIS WEEK.


$$

PZZ570-281115-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
834 PM PST MON FEB 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
4 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT...BECOMING 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT...BECOMING 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS, THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ571-281115-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
834 PM PST MON FEB 27 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
4 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT...BECOMING 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ575-281115-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
834 PM PST MON FEB 27 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT...BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ576-281115-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDREAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
834 PM PST MON FEB 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

PZZ540-281115-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
834 PM PST MON FEB 27 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT...BECOMING 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS, THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ545-281115-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
834 PM PST MON FEB 27 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENT OF 1.3 KNOTS AT 04:54 AM TUESDAY AND 1.7 KNOTS AT 05:06 PM
TUESDAY.

$$

PZZ560-281115-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
834 PM PST MON FEB 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW
SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
 NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT...SHIFTING TO THE WEST 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ565-281115-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
834 PM PST MON FEB 27 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT...DECREASING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ530-281115-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
834 PM PST MON FEB 27 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ531-281115-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
834 PM PST MON FEB 27 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 KT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ535-281115-
MONTEREY BAY-
834 PM PST MON FEB 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DECREASING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING EAST 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING
3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT...DECREASING TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT.

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