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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
218 PM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

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

PZZ500-281030-
218 PM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

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

A WEAK LOW PRESSURE NEAR SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WILL MAINTAIN
SOUTHERLY WINDS OVER THE COASTAL WATERS. BY MIDWEEK...HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS OFF OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC RESULTING DEVELOPING
MODERATE TO GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS.

$$

PZZ570-281030-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
218 PM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
5 FT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ571-281030-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
218 PM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 19 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
5 FT.

$$

PZZ575-281030-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
218 PM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 19 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ576-281030-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
218 PM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT
AT 19 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ540-281030-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
218 PM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6
FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 19 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

PZZ545-281030-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
218 PM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT
19 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.2 KNOTS AT 09:54 PM
TUESDAY AND 2.0 KNOTS AT 10:15 AM WEDNESDAY.

$$

PZZ560-281030-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
218 PM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT
19 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ565-281030-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
218 PM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 19 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT.


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PZZ530-281030-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
218 PM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW.

$$

PZZ531-281030-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
218 PM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PZZ535-281030-
MONTEREY BAY-
218 PM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

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