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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
237 PM PDT FRI OCT 31 2014

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

PZZ500-010945-
237 PM PDT FRI OCT 31 2014

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

MOIST UNSTABLE AIR BEHIND A PASSING COLD FRONT WILL LEAD TO
SHOWERS AND POSSIBLY A FEW THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT. BEHIND THE
FRONT LIGHTER NW WINDS ARE FORECAST BY THE EVENING. ON SATURDAY
STRONGER NW WINDS AND BUILDING SEAS TO AROUND 10 FEET WILL DEVELOP
CREATING SOME HAZARDOUS SEAS FOR THE START OF CRAB SEASON.

$$

PZZ570-010945-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
237 PM PDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT
13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
11 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 8 TO
9 FT...DECREASING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ571-010945-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
237 PM PDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
11 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

PZZ575-010945-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
237 PM PDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
12 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT.

$$

PZZ576-010945-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
237 PM PDT FRI OCT 31 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO 12 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.

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PZZ540-010945-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
237 PM PDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ545-010945-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
237 PM PDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 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
5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.6 KNOTS AT 10:08 PM
FRIDAY AND 1.6 KNOTS AT 11:59 AM SATURDAY.

$$

PZZ560-010945-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
237 PM PDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8
TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 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...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.


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PZZ565-010945-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
237 PM PDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

PZZ530-010945-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
237 PM PDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PZZ531-010945-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
237 PM PDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT.

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PZZ535-010945-
MONTEREY BAY-
237 PM PDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES LESS
THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT...SHIFTING TO
THE NW. SWELL LESS THAN 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT...INCREASING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

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