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

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

PZZ500-272330-
848 AM 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 THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
TONIGHT THEN WEAKENING TOMORROW... EXCEPT ALONG THE BIG SUR COAST
WHERE BREEZY WINDS WILL CONTINUE. NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE
TO BECOME MODERATE AGAIN THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY. A MODERATE
NORTHWEST SWELL WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS THIS WEEK.

$$

PZZ570-272330-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
848 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
8 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING, THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 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 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT...BECOMING 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ571-272330-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
848 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING, THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT...BECOMING 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ575-272330-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
848 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

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

$$

PZZ576-272330-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDREAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
848 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

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

$$

PZZ540-272330-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
848 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
 NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
 NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
 NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ545-272330-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
848 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 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 4 TO
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
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.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT AT 17
SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...4 TO 6 FT AT 17 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF
1.9 KNOTS AT 04:18 PM MONDAY AND 1.3 KNOTS AT 04:54 AM TUESDAY.

$$

PZZ560-272330-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
848 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING, THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 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.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ565-272330-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
848 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 16 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING, THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 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.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

PZZ530-272330-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
848 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PZZ531-272330-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
848 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE
MORNING.
.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 10 KT...BECOMING WEST.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PZZ535-272330-
MONTEREY BAY-
848 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN
THE MORNING, THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 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 14 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT. W
SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT...
SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT...BECOMING 4 FT.

$$


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