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Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
220 AM PDT Fri Sep 22 2017

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas and out 60 nm including the
San Francisco Bay and Monterey Bay

PZZ500-221645-
220 AM PDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including
the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank
National Marine Sanctuaries...

Winds will continue to decrease into this morning before
increasing again in the afternoon over the northern outer waters.
Northwest swell will continue to decrease over the weekend while
steep wind waves will remain through today.


$$

PZZ570-221645-
Point Arena To Point Reyes 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
220 AM PDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 20 kt...increasing to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at 10 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell
6 to 7 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 6 ft
at 10 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell
6 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft at 10 seconds.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft.

$$

PZZ571-221645-
Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
220 AM PDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt...increasing to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 10 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 10 seconds.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft.

$$

PZZ575-221645-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
220 AM PDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 10 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
6 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 10 seconds.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 5 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ576-221645-
Point Pinos To Point Piedreas Blancas 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
220 AM PDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft at 10 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
6 ft at 11 seconds.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 10 seconds.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 4 to 5 ft...becoming 4 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ540-221645-
Point Arena To Point Reyes To 10 nm-
220 AM PDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
5 to 7 ft at 10 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 10 seconds.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
6 ft.

$$

PZZ545-221645-
Point Reyes To Pigeon Point To 10 nm-
220 AM PDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 10 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 2 to
4 ft at 10 seconds.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 3 to 5 ft.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 4 to 6 ft with a
dominant swell period 11 seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 5 to 7 ft with a dominant swell
period of 11 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 1.4 knots at 04:42 AM
Friday and 1.5 knots at 05:18 PM Friday.

$$

PZZ560-221645-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos To 10 nm-
220 AM PDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 10 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 2 to
3 ft at 10 seconds.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 3 to 4 ft.

$$

PZZ565-221645-
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas To 10 nm-
220 AM PDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
4 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 10
seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 2 to
4 ft at 10 seconds.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 2 to
4 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
5 ft.

$$

PZZ530-221645-
San Pablo Bay Suisun Bay The West Delta and San Francisco Bay
North of the Bay Bridge-
220 AM PDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.TODAY...SW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 15 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 15 kt.
.MON...W winds 10 kt.
.TUE...NE winds 10 kt...becoming SW.

$$

PZZ531-221645-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
220 AM PDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 15 kt.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt.
.SAT...NW winds 5 kt...becoming W 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 20 kt.
.MON...N winds 10 kt...becoming W.
.TUE...NE winds 10 kt...becoming W.

$$

PZZ535-221645-
Monterey Bay-
220 AM PDT Fri Sep 22 2017

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

.TODAY...E winds 10 kt...becoming W 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 3 to 4 ft in the afternoon. W
swell 3 to 4 ft at 10 seconds.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt...becoming southeast 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft in the evening...becoming 2 ft or
less. W swell 3 to 4 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...SE winds 5 kt...becoming W 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 3 to 4 ft in the afternoon. NW
swell 2 to 4 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
2 to 4 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 2 ft
at 10 seconds.
.MON...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 2 to
3 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft...
becoming 2 to 3 ft.

$$


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