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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

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

PZZ500-060500-
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE REGION WILL RESULT IN GENERALLY WEAK
OFFSHORE FLOW THROUGH FRIDAY. A MIXED SWELL WILL ALSO PREVAIL
THROUGH THE FORECAST PERIOD.

$$

PZZ570-060500-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3
FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4
FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4
FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4
FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.

$$

PZZ571-060500-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2
TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3
TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 4
FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.

$$

PZZ575-060500-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3
FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3
TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3
TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 4
FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 3
FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.

$$

PZZ576-060500-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3
FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4
FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3
TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4
FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3
FT... SHIFTING TO THE NW 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.

$$

PZZ540-060500-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15
SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2
FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14
SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3
TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3
FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.

$$

PZZ545-060500-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT LATE IN THE
MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS
AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3
TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 17 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 17 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.7 KNOTS AT 03:53 PM
THURSDAY AND 1.7 KNOTS AT 04:16 AM FRIDAY.

$$

PZZ560-060500-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
15 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3
FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2
TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3
FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3
FT.

$$

PZZ565-060500-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2
FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15
SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2
TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2
TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 3
FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 3
FT.

$$

PZZ530-060500-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PZZ531-060500-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PZZ535-060500-
MONTEREY BAY-
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15
SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15
SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4
FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2
TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3
FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3
FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3
FT.

$$

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