Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
218 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

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

PZZ500-281030-
218 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

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

WEAK HIGH PRESSURE OFF THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST WILL PERSIST
WITH LIGHT WINDS EXPECTED ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH TONIGHT.
SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP FRIDAY AS A FRONTAL SYSTEM APPROACHES
THE AREA. THESE SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE SUNDAY OR MONDAY AS
ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM APPROACHES CALIFORNIA.

$$

PZZ570-281030-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
218 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. RAIN
THROUGH THE DAY.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT...INCREASING TO 9 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ571-281030-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
218 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING. RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT...DECREASING TO 6 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ575-281030-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
218 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
7 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT...INCREASING TO 7 TO 9 FT. RAIN LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT...DECREASING TO 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 7 TO
8 FT...BECOMING 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ576-281030-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
218 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT
12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT...INCREASING TO 7 TO 9 FT. RAIN LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ540-281030-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
218 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. RAIN
THROUGH THE DAY.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT...DECREASING TO 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT...INCREASING TO 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ545-281030-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
218 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT...DECREASING TO 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT...INCREASING TO 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 2.3 KNOTS AT 06:23 PM
THURSDAY AND 1.3 KNOTS AT 08:25 AM FRIDAY.

$$

PZZ560-281030-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
218 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

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

$$

PZZ565-281030-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
218 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

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

$$

PZZ530-281030-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
218 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...
THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. RAIN LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ531-281030-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
218 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. RAIN LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

PZZ535-281030-
MONTEREY BAY-
218 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT...DECREASING TO 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN
LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. SW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$


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