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Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
243 AM PDT Wed Apr 24 2019

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

PZZ500-242215-
243 AM PDT Wed Apr 24 2019

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

High pressure will continue off the Pacific Northwest coast
through the weekend. Moderate gusty winds will continue over the
northern waters while winds will be weaker in the central and
southern waters.


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PZZ570-242215-
Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes 10-60 NM-
243 AM PDT Wed Apr 24 2019

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

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 7 to 8 ft. NW swell 6
to 7 ft at 11 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 6 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 11 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
5 to 6 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 11 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 6 to 7 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 10 seconds.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
7 to 8 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 7 to 8 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
6 to 7 ft. NW swell 7 to 9 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 8 to
10 ft.

$$

PZZ571-242215-
Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10-60 NM-
243 AM PDT Wed Apr 24 2019

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

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt...diminishing to 10 to 20 kt this
afternoon. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft. NW swell around 6 ft at
11 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft at 11 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 11 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 6 ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft.

$$

PZZ575-242215-
Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10-60 NM-
243 AM PDT Wed Apr 24 2019

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt...becoming
10 to 15 kt this afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to 6
ft at 11 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. NW swell
around 6 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
around 5 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. NW
swell 4 to 5 ft at 11 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 10 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. NW swell
5 to 6 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
5 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ576-242215-
Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas 10-60 NM-
243 AM PDT Wed Apr 24 2019

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt...
diminishing to 5 to 15 kt this afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft.
NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 11 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. NW swell
around 6 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU...NW winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
4 to 5 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 4 to 5 ft at 11 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
4 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft.
.SUN...W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
5 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ540-242215-
Coastal Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes California out to
10 nm-
243 AM PDT Wed Apr 24 2019

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

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt...diminishing to 10 to 20 kt this
afternoon. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at
11 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 11 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 11 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
6 to 8 ft.
.SUN...NW winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
5 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ545-242215-
Coastal Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point California out to
10 nm-
243 AM PDT Wed Apr 24 2019

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 11 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU...W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
4 to 5 ft at 11 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 3 to 4 ft at 11 seconds.
.FRI...W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft.
.SUN...SW winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
4 to 6 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 7 ft with a dominant period of
10 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 3.0 kt at 07:55 AM Wednesday
and 1.2 kt at 10:01 PM Wednesday.

$$

PZZ560-242215-
Coastal Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos California out to
10 nm-
243 AM PDT Wed Apr 24 2019

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4
to 6 ft at 11 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 3 to 4 ft at 11 seconds. Patchy fog.
.FRI...W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 to 4 ft at 11 seconds. Patchy fog.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. NW
swell 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SW winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 to 5 ft.

$$

PZZ565-242215-
Coastal Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas
California out to 10 nm-
243 AM PDT Wed Apr 24 2019

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 1 to 3 ft. NW
swell 4 to 6 ft at 11 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 5 to 6 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU...S winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
around 4 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...W winds around 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 3 to 4 ft at 11 seconds.
.FRI...W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 to 4 ft at 11 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. NW
swell 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SW winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 to 4 ft.

$$

PZZ530-242215-
San Pablo Bay, Suisun Bay, the West Delta and  the San Francisco
Bay north of the Bay Bridge-
243 AM PDT Wed Apr 24 2019

.TODAY...SW winds up to 10 kt...increasing to 5 to 15 kt this
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.SAT...SW winds up to 10 kt.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt.

$$

PZZ531-242215-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
243 AM PDT Wed Apr 24 2019

.TODAY...NW winds around 5 kt...becoming up to 10 kt this
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds up to 10 kt.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds up to 10 kt.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt.

$$

PZZ535-242215-
Monterey Bay-
243 AM PDT Wed Apr 24 2019

.TODAY...W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 to 5 ft at 11 seconds.
.TONIGHT...W winds around 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 to 5 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 2 to 4 ft at 11 seconds.
.FRI...W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
2 to 4 ft at 11 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...SW winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
2 to 3 ft.

Locally lower winds and seas across sheltered portions of the bay.


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