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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
225 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

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

PZZ500-300500-
225 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

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

GENERALLY LIGHT TO MODERATE SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL PREVAIL ACROSS
THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH THURSDAY AND BECOME WESTERLY BY THIS
WEEKEND. LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE SAN
FRANCISCO BAY DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. A MIXED
SWELL WILL ALSO CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH LATE
WEEK.

$$

PZZ570-300500-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3
TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3
TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5
FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.

$$

PZZ571-300500-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3
TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2
TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.

$$

PZZ575-300500-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3
TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2
TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.

$$

PZZ576-300500-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3
TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2
TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

PZZ540-300500-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
225 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2
TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2
TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

PZZ545-300500-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
225 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2
TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2
TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 16 TO 17 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 16 TO 17 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.3 KNOTS AT 03:02 PM
WEDNESDAY AND 2.3 KNOTS AT 02:46 AM THURSDAY.

$$

PZZ560-300500-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
225 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW
3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2
TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2
TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4
FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 3
FT.

$$

PZZ565-300500-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
225 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2
TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2
TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4
FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT.

$$

PZZ530-300500-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
225 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.

$$

PZZ531-300500-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
225 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ535-300500-
MONTEREY BAY-
225 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW
3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2
FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT AT
10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2
TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3
FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 FT.

$$


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