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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
240 AM PST FRI MAR 6 2015

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

PZZ500-062245-
240 AM PST FRI MAR 6 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE DOMINATES THE REGION THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK
RESULTING IN GENERALLY MODERATE NORTH WINDS OVER THE COASTAL WATERS
THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A GENTLE MIXED SWELL WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE
FORECAST PERIOD.

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PZZ570-062245-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
240 AM PST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 FT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

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PZZ571-062245-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
240 AM PST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
 NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 FT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

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PZZ575-062245-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
240 AM PST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S
3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ576-062245-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
240 AM PST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT
AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ540-062245-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
240 AM PST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING SW 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ545-062245-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
240 AM PST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.7 KNOTS AT 04:16 AM
FRIDAY AND 1.7 KNOTS AT 04:33 PM FRIDAY.

$$

PZZ560-062245-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
240 AM PST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
W 2 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.


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PZZ565-062245-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
240 AM PST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT.

$$

PZZ530-062245-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
240 AM PST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 KT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 KT.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING SW 10 KT.

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PZZ531-062245-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
240 AM PST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 KT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 KT.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING SW 10 KT.

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PZZ535-062245-
MONTEREY BAY-
240 AM PST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES LESS
THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING W 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.

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