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Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
215 PM PDT Sat May 26 2018

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

PZZ500-271015-
215 PM PDT Sat May 26 2018

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

Building high pressure in the eastern Pacific will allow for
northwest winds to increase throughout the coastal waters over
the next 24 hours. These winds will generate locally steep wind
waves, leading to hazardous conditions for small craft. The
moderate to locally strong winds will persist through the holiday
weekend and into early next week.

$$

PZZ570-271015-
Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes 10-60 NM-
215 PM PDT Sat May 26 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt.
Wind waves 6 to 9 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 10 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 8 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
4 to 7 ft. NW swell around 7 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. NW swell
around 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 8 ft. NW swell around 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 8 to 11 ft. NW swell around 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Wind waves
8 to 11 ft. NW swell around 7 ft.
.WED...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Wind waves 8 to 11 ft. NW swell
around 7 ft.

$$

PZZ571-271015-
Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10-60 NM-
215 PM PDT Sat May 26 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NW winds around 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt.
Wind waves 6 to 8 ft. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at 10 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell around 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 8 ft. NW swell around 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Wind waves 6 to 9 ft. NW swell
around 7 ft.
.WED...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Wind waves 7 to 10 ft. NW swell
around 7 ft.

$$

PZZ575-271015-
Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10-60 NM-
215 PM PDT Sat May 26 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.
Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 10 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell around 7 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 7 ft. NW swell around 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. NW swell
around 7 ft.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. NW swell 6 to
7 ft.

$$

PZZ576-271015-
Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas 10-60 NM-
215 PM PDT Sat May 26 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.
Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 11 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 8 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW
swell 5 to 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 7 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 7 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft.

$$

PZZ540-271015-
Coastal Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes California out to
10 nm-
215 PM PDT Sat May 26 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 6 to 9 ft. NW
swell 6 to 7 ft at 10 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell around 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
5 to 8 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. NW swell 3 to
7 ft.

$$

PZZ545-271015-
Coastal Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point California out to
10 nm-
215 PM PDT Sat May 26 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. NW
swell 5 to 8 ft at 10 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 5 to 8 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 to
7 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW
swell 3 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. NW swell 3 to
7 ft.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. NW swell 3 to
7 ft.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 4 to 6 ft with a
dominant period of 10 seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 5 to 8 ft with a dominant period
of 10 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 3.7 knots at 02:37 AM Sunday
and 1.8 knots at 02:55 PM Sunday.

$$

PZZ560-271015-
Coastal Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos California out to
10 nm-
215 PM PDT Sat May 26 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.
Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 11 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to 7 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell
3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 to 7 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 to
7 ft.

$$

PZZ565-271015-
Coastal Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas
California out to 10 nm-
215 PM PDT Sat May 26 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt.
Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 11 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 7 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
4 to 6 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW
swell 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft.

$$

PZZ530-271015-
San Pablo Bay, Suisun Bay, the West Delta and the San Francisco
Bay north of the Bay Bridge-
215 PM PDT Sat May 26 2018

.REST OF TODAY...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
.MEMORIAL DAY...SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt.

$$

PZZ531-271015-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
215 PM PDT Sat May 26 2018

.REST OF TODAY...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
.MEMORIAL DAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt.

$$

PZZ535-271015-
Monterey Bay-
215 PM PDT Sat May 26 2018

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

.REST OF TODAY...W winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 11 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell around 3 ft at 9 seconds.
.MEMORIAL DAY...W winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves around 3 ft. NW swell around 3 ft at 9 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves around 3 ft. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
around 3 ft. NW swell around 3 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
around 3 ft.

$$



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