Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
300 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

PZZ500-241000-
300 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

GUSTY NW WINDS WILL CONTINUE OVERNIGHT INTO SUNDAY PRODUCING FRESH
SEAS WITH SHORT PERIOD SWELLS. WINDS MAY EASE SLIGHTLY ON MEMORIAL
DAY BUT NW WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MUCH OF NEXT WEEK.

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PZZ570-241000-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
300 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 6 FT AND S 3 FT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 7 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AND SW 3 FT.

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PZZ571-241000-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
300 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AND S 3 FT...BECOMING NW 4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT.

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PZZ575-241000-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
300 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT...BECOMING 4 TO 6 FT AND SW
3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT.

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PZZ576-241000-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
300 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT...BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT.

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PZZ540-241000-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
300 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.

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PZZ545-241000-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
300 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
 NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 10 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1 KNOT AT 9:40 PM SATURDAY
AND 1.5 KNOTS AT 8:58 AM SUNDAY MORNING.

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PZZ560-241000-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
300 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.  NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT...BECOMING NW 2 TO 4 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.

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PZZ565-241000-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
300 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT...INCREASING TO 3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.

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PZZ530-241000-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
300 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.

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PZZ531-241000-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
300 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 25 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DECREASING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...W WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

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PZZ535-241000-
MONTEREY BAY-
300 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT
9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AND SW 3 FT.

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