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Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
842 AM PST Sun Feb 17 2019

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

PZZ500-180530-
842 AM PST Sun Feb 17 2019

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

Northwest winds are forecast to prevail over the coastal waters
for the next several days. The northwest swell that arrived late
Friday and Saturday will begin to decrease today. A second long
period northwest swell train is set to arrive during the week and
will bring with it more modest swell heights.

$$

PZZ570-180530-
Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes 10-60 NM-
842 AM PST Sun Feb 17 2019

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

.TODAY...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell
11 to 14 ft at 13 seconds. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves
4 to 6 ft. NW swell 10 to 11 ft at 13 seconds. A slight chance of
showers.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to
6 ft. NW swell around 10 ft at 18 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell
8 to 9 ft at 17 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 17 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell
around 7 ft at 17 seconds.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
6 to 8 ft. NW swell 9 to 12 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell 11 to
14 ft.

$$

PZZ571-180530-
Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10-60 NM-
842 AM PST Sun Feb 17 2019

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

.TODAY...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
6 to 8 ft. NW swell 10 to 13 ft at 13 seconds. A chance of
showers.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell
9 to 11 ft at 13 seconds. A slight chance of showers.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to
5 ft. NW swell 9 to 10 ft at 18 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
8 to 9 ft at 17 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 17 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
around 7 ft at 17 seconds.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
4 to 6 ft. NW swell 9 to 12 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
4 to 6 ft. NW swell 12 to 15 ft.

$$

PZZ575-180530-
Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10-60 NM-
842 AM PST Sun Feb 17 2019

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

.TODAY...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Gusts up to 45 kt this morning.
Wind waves 7 to 9 ft. NW swell 10 to 13 ft at 13 seconds. A
chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
10 to 12 ft at 13 seconds. A chance of showers.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to
30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell around 10 ft at 18 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
8 to 9 ft at 17 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 17 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell around 7 ft at 17 seconds.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
5 to 7 ft. NW swell 9 to 12 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 12 to
15 ft. A chance of showers.

$$

PZZ576-180530-
Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas 10-60 NM-
842 AM PST Sun Feb 17 2019

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

.TODAY...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
7 to 9 ft. NW swell 10 to 13 ft at 13 seconds. Showers likely,
mainly this morning.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell
10 to 12 ft at 13 seconds. A chance of showers.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to
30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell around 10 ft at 18 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 8 to 9 ft at 17 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 17 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
around 7 ft at 17 seconds.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
4 to 6 ft. NW swell 8 to 11 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 11 to
14 ft. A chance of showers.

$$

PZZ540-180530-
Coastal Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes California out to
10 nm-
842 AM PST Sun Feb 17 2019

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

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell
9 to 12 ft at 13 seconds. A chance of showers, mainly this
morning.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to 10 ft at 13 seconds.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to
30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to 10 ft at 18 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to 9 ft at 17 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 17 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell around 7 ft at 17 seconds.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to 10 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ545-180530-
Coastal Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point California out to
10 nm-
842 AM PST Sun Feb 17 2019

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

.TODAY...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell
7 to 10 ft at 13 seconds. A chance of showers, mainly this
morning.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to 9 ft at 13 seconds. A slight chance of
showers.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to
30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to 9 ft at 18 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to 8 ft at 17 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to
8 ft at 17 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to 7 ft at 17 seconds.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to 10 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to 10 ft.

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

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 7 to 10 ft with a
dominant period of 13 seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 8 to 11 ft with a dominant period
of 13 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 3.3 kt at 02:07 PM Sunday
and 2.0 kt at 03:07 AM Monday.

$$

PZZ560-180530-
Coastal Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos California out to
10 nm-
842 AM PST Sun Feb 17 2019

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

.TODAY...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
7 to 9 ft...subsiding to 5 to 7 ft this afternoon. NW swell 8 to
11 ft at 13 seconds. Showers likely, mainly this morning.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to 9 ft at 13 seconds. A slight chance of
showers.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to
25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 18 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to 8 ft at 17 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
4 to 7 ft at 17 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 5 to 7 ft at 17 seconds.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to 10 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 7 to
10 ft.

$$

PZZ565-180530-
Coastal Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas
California out to 10 nm-
842 AM PST Sun Feb 17 2019

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

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
5 to 7 ft. NW swell 8 to 11 ft at 13 seconds. Showers, mainly
this morning.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to 9 ft at 13 seconds. A chance of showers.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to
30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to 9 ft at 18 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 6 to 9 ft at 17 seconds.
.TUE...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 17 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...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 17 seconds.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to 10 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 8 to 11 ft. A chance of showers.

$$

PZZ530-180530-
San Pablo Bay, Suisun Bay, the West Delta and the San Francisco
Bay north of the Bay Bridge-
842 AM PST Sun Feb 17 2019

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

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt...becoming
15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt this afternoon. A chance of
showers, mainly this morning.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. A slight chance of showers.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...N winds 5 to 15 kt.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds up to 10 kt.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. A chance of showers.
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt.

$$

PZZ531-180530-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
842 AM PST Sun Feb 17 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt...becoming 20 to 25 kt this
afternoon. Gusts up to 35 kt. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. A slight chance of showers.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...N winds 5 to 15 kt.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt.
.TUE...N winds up to 10 kt.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. A chance of showers.
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt.

$$

PZZ535-180530-
Monterey Bay-
842 AM PST Sun Feb 17 2019

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

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
4 to 7 ft at 13 seconds. Showers likely, mainly this morning.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 to 6 ft at 13 seconds. A slight chance of
showers.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to
25 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. NW swell 4 to 7 ft at 18 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 3 to 6 ft at 17 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
6 ft at 17 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 2 to 4 ft at 17 seconds.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
around 3 ft. NW swell 5 to 8 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
6 to 8 ft. A chance of showers.

$$


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