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Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
236 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas and out 60 nm including the
San Francisco Bay and Monterey Bay

PZZ500-231630-
236 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including
the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank
National Marine Sanctuaries...

High pressure off the West Coast and low pressure inland will
result in northwesterly winds over the coastal waters. Winds will
be locally stronger north of Point Reyes and inside San Francisco
Bay. Seas will continue to be small with a longer period southerly
swell mixed in at times.


$$

PZZ570-231630-
Point Arena To Point Reyes 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
236 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
9 to 12 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
8 to 10 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 25 kt...becoming east 5 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 8 to 10 ft at
10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to
8 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...E winds 10 kt...becoming north. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft. Patchy fog.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 8 to
10 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ571-231630-
Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
236 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017


.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
7 to 9 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
6 to 7 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to 7
ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning. Patchy fog after
midnight.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
NW swell 4 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ575-231630-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
236 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017



.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
6 to 7 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to
7 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 7 ft
at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 15 kt...decreasing to 5 kt. Wind waves
3 ft...becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
Patchy night and morning fog.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
5 ft. Patchy fog.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ576-231630-
Point Pinos To Point Piedreas Blancas 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
236 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
5 to 6 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at
10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
5 to 7 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 10 kt.  Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 5 to 6 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
6 ft. Patchy fog.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ540-231630-
Point Arena To Point Reyes To 10 nm-
236 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon. Wind
waves 3 ft in the morning...becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to
7 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to
7 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft
at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...SE winds 10 kt...becoming NW. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog.
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ545-231630-
Point Reyes To Pigeon Point To 10 nm-
236 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TODAY...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
 NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3
to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. Mixed swell NW
4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds and S 3 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog in
the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming W. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft.
NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy night and morning fog.
.WED...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft.
Patchy fog.
.THU...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft. Patchy fog.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 2 to 4 ft with a
dominant swell period of 14 seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 3 to 5 ft with a dominant swell
period of 14 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 2.1 knots at 03:06
AM Sunday and 1.1 knots at 04:18 PM Sunday.

$$

PZZ560-231630-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos To 10 nm-
236 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
5 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 kt...becoming S after midnight. Wind waves
2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after
midnight.
.MON...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming SW. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning. Patchy
fog after midnight.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft. Patchy fog.
.THU...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4
ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ565-231630-
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas To 10 nm-
236 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft in the morning...
becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy
fog in the morning.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft. Patchy fog.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft. Patchy fog.

$$

PZZ530-231630-
San Pablo Bay Suisun Bay The West Delta and San Francisco Bay
North of the Bay Bridge-
236 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...W to sw winds 10 to 20 kt...increasing to 15 to 25 kt in
the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...W to sw winds 15 to 25 kt...decreasing to 5 to 15 kt
overnight. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...W to sw winds 15 to 25 kt...decreasing to 5 to 15 kt
overnight. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt.

$$

PZZ531-231630-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
236 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt...decreasing to 10 kt after
midnight. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED...SW winds 10 kt.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt.

$$

PZZ535-231630-
Monterey Bay-
236 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog.
.WED...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 ft.
Patchy fog.
.THU...W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft.
Patchy fog.

$$


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