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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
853 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

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

PZZ500-301600-
853 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

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

NORTHERLY WINDS WILL PREVAIL OVER THE COASTAL WATERS. MODERATE TO
LOCALLY STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE NORTH OF POINT
REYES TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. SEAS WILL GENERALLY BE GENTLE
THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK.

$$

PZZ570-301600-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
853 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT...SHIFTING TO THE N 6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ571-301600-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
853 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ575-301600-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
853 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ576-301600-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
853 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ540-301600-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
853 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF DRY THUNDERSTORMS LATE TONIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. . WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRY THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT...DECREASING TO 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ545-301600-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
853 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRY
THUNDERSTORMS LATE TONIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRY THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT...DECREASING TO 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.9 KNOTS AT 06:39 AM
WEDNESDAY AND 1.3 KNOTS AT 07:08 PM WEDNESDAY.

$$

PZZ560-301600-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
853 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT LATE IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ565-301600-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
853 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ530-301600-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
853 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

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

$$

PZZ531-301600-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
853 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

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

$$

PZZ535-301600-
MONTEREY BAY-
853 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT LATE IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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