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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
858 AM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

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

PZZ500-282215-
858 AM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

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

NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE THROUGH THE DAY TODAY
AS THE PRESSURE GRADIENT WEAKENS. LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS WILL LINGER
OVER THE NORTHERN OUTER WATERS THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

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PZZ570-282215-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
858 AM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT
15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT.

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PZZ571-282215-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
858 AM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
MORNING. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS
AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT
15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

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PZZ575-282215-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
858 AM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ576-282215-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
858 AM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

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PZZ540-282215-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
858 AM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT
17 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

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PZZ545-282215-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
858 AM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 17 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 17 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.1 KNOTS AT 02:17 PM
TUESDAY AND 2.1 KNOTS AT 02:02 AM WEDNESDAY.

$$

PZZ560-282215-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
858 AM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.

$$

PZZ565-282215-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
858 AM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ530-282215-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
858 AM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON PDT TODAY THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DECREASING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.

$$

PZZ531-282215-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
858 AM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DECREASING TO 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PZZ535-282215-
MONTEREY BAY-
858 AM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT
AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT.

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