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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
238 PM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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

PZZ500-070415-
238 PM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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

A LOW PRESSURE STORM SYSTEM WILL SHIFT FARTHER INLAND TONIGHT.
WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO BE SPLIT...WITH BREEZY NORTHERLY WINDS
ACROSS THE NORTHERN OUTER WATERS AND LIGHT SOUTHERLY WINDS ALONG
MUCH OF THE COAST AND THE SOUTHERN WATERS. SEAS WILL CONTINUE TO
BE LIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY.



$$

PZZ570-070415-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
238 PM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 12 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT.

$$

PZZ571-070415-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
238 PM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.

$$

PZZ575-070415-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
238 PM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.

$$

PZZ576-070415-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
238 PM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.

$$

PZZ540-070415-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
238 PM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.

$$

PZZ545-070415-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
238 PM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET AT 10
SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...5 TO 7 FEET AT 10 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF
2.1 KNOTS AT 05:01 PM FRIDAY AND 4.6 KNOTS AT 04:55 AM SATURDAY.

$$

PZZ560-070415-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
238 PM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.

$$

PZZ565-070415-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
238 PM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.

$$

PZZ530-070415-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
238 PM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

$$

PZZ531-070415-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
238 PM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PZZ535-070415-
MONTEREY BAY-
238 PM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT.

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