Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
213 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

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

PZZ500-110530-
213 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

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

WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO WEAKEN AND VEER TOWARDS THE NORTHWEST.
INCREASING SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL NOT RETURN UNTIL EARLY NEXT WEEK.
A SMALL TO MODERATE WEST TO NORTHWEST SWELL WILL MOVE THROUGH THE
COASTAL WATERS THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

$$

PZZ570-110530-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
213 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT. RAIN...THEN CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AND SW 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ571-110530-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
213 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. RAIN...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AND SW 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ575-110530-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
213 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...
THEN CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT...BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ576-110530-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
213 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN
THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AND SW 3 FT...BECOMING 4 FT AND SW 3 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ540-110530-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
213 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. RAIN...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN
RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ545-110530-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
213 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...
THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 3 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.


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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET AT 13
SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WEDNESDAY AT 13
SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.9 KNOTS AT 01:31 AM SUNDAY AND
4.0 KNOTS AT 01:43 PM SUNDAY.

$$

PZZ560-110530-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
213 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN
THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AND SW 3 FT...DECREASING TO 3 TO 4 FT AND W 3 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ565-110530-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
213 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AND S 3 FT...DECREASING TO 3 FT AND SW 3 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ530-110530-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
213 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT. RAIN...THEN RAIN
LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN.

$$

PZZ531-110530-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
213 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN.

$$

PZZ535-110530-
MONTEREY BAY-
213 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING
3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT...INCREASING TO 4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT...DECREASING TO 3 FT AND SW
3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 3 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF
RAIN.

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