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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
219 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

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

PZZ500-261030-
219 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

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

LIGHT OFFSHORE FLOW NEAR THE COAST WITH SOUTHERLY FLOW FURTHER
OFFSHORE DUE TO HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GREAT BASIN OVER THE NEXT 24
HOURS. WINDS VEER TO THE SOUTH TUESDAY WITH NORTHERLY WINDS
RETURNING LATE WEDNESDAY. NORTHWEST SWELL WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH
THROUGH THE UPCOMING WEEK.

$$

PZZ570-261030-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
219 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 TO
9 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT
AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. 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 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W.

$$

PZZ571-261030-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
219 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT
AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. 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 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W.

$$

PZZ575-261030-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
219 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 TO
9 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT
AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...
BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT
14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. 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 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W.

$$

PZZ576-261030-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
219 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT
15 SECONDS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT
15 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...
BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT
14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. 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 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT.

$$

PZZ540-261030-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
219 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT
AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. 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 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
8 FT.

$$

PZZ545-261030-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
219 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT
AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.8 KNOTS AT 07:39 PM
SUNDAY AND 2.0 KNOTS AT 08:08 AM MONDAY.

$$

PZZ560-261030-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
219 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT.

$$

PZZ565-261030-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
219 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT
AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
7 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
8 FT.

$$

PZZ530-261030-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
219 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PZZ531-261030-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
219 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING S 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PZZ535-261030-
MONTEREY BAY-
219 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT...INCREASING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.

$$


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