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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
213 PM PDT MON MAY 22 2017

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

PZZ500-230430-
213 PM PDT MON MAY 22 2017

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

NORTHERLY FLOW WILL PERSIST WITH LIGHT TO MODERATE WINDS AND SMALL
SEAS. HIGH PRESSURE WILL STRENGTHEN NORTH OF THE REGION INCREASING
WINDS MIDWEEK. WINDS WILL BE STRONGEST NORTH OF POINT REYES,
ESPECIALLY THE OUTER WATERS.


$$

PZZ570-230430-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
213 PM PDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 12 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
 NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ571-230430-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
213 PM PDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT
11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6
FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ575-230430-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
213 PM PDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6
FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ576-230430-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDREAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
213 PM PDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 FT AT
9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ540-230430-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
213 PM PDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ545-230430-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
213 PM PDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 NW SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5
FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A PERIOD
OF 15 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT WITH A PERIOD
OF 15 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.7 KNOTS AT 01:30 AM
TUESDAY AND 1.1 KNOTS AT 01:54 PM TUESDAY.

$$

PZZ560-230430-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
213 PM PDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DECREASING TO 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 FT AT
9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT
11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4
FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ565-230430-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
213 PM PDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 FT AT
9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT
12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ530-230430-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
213 PM PDT MON MAY 22 2017

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

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
OVERNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ531-230430-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
213 PM PDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ535-230430-
MONTEREY BAY-
213 PM PDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DECREASING TO 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$


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