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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KMTR

FZUS56 KMTR 170958
CWFMTR

Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
258 AM PDT Wed Jul 17 2019

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

PZZ500-172300-
258 AM PDT Wed Jul 17 2019

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

High pressure will remain in place about 1100 miles west of Point
Arena. Northwest winds will decrease as a ridge builds into the
pacific Northwest coast. Light long period southerly swell will
continue to be the dominant swell group through at least Thursday.



PZZ570-172300-
Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes 10-60 NM-
258 AM PDT Wed Jul 17 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TODAY
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
5 to 6 ft. Swell S around 3 ft at 17 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 6 ft. Swell S around 3 ft at 17 seconds.

THU
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
5 to 6 ft. Swell S around 3 ft at 16 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 6 ft. Swell S around 3 ft at 15 seconds.

FRI
N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft.

SAT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. 



PZZ571-172300-
Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10-60 NM-
258 AM PDT Wed Jul 17 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
5 to 6 ft. Swell S around 3 ft at 17 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 6 ft. Swell S around 3 ft at 17 seconds.

THU
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft. Swell S around 3 ft at 16 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft.

FRI
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft.

SAT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. Patchy fog.

SUN
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. Patchy fog.



PZZ575-172300-
Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10-60 NM-
258 AM PDT Wed Jul 17 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. Swell S around 3 ft at
17 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. Swell S around 3 ft at 17 seconds.

THU
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. Swell S around 3 ft at 16 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft.

FRI
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

SAT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

SUN
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. 



PZZ576-172300-
Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas 10-60 NM-
258 AM PDT Wed Jul 17 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING


TODAY
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft. Swell S around 3 ft at 17 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell S around 3 ft at 17 seconds.

THU
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. Swell S
around 3 ft at 16 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft.

FRI
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

SAT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

SUN
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. 



PZZ540-172300-
Coastal Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes California out to
10 nm-
258 AM PDT Wed Jul 17 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
5 to 6 ft. Swell S around 3 ft at 17 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 6 ft. Swell S around 3 ft at 17 seconds.

THU
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. Swell S around 3 ft at 16 seconds.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft.

FRI
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

SAT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

SUN
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. 



PZZ545-172300-
Coastal Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point California out to
10 nm-
258 AM PDT Wed Jul 17 2019

TODAY
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming NW
10 to 15 kt this afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell S around
3 ft at 17 seconds.

TONIGHT
W winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft. Swell S around 3 ft at 17 seconds.

THU
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft.

FRI
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. Patchy
fog.

SAT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Patchy fog.

SUN
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Patchy fog. 

..SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST
..

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Southwest swell 3 to 4 ft with a
dominant period of 17 seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Southwest swell 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period
of 17 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 3.1 kt at 05:25 AM Wednesday
and 1.7 kt at 06:13 PM Wednesday.



PZZ560-172300-
Coastal Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos California out to
10 nm-
258 AM PDT Wed Jul 17 2019

TODAY
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less, then
around 3 ft this afternoon. Swell S around 3 ft at 17 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. Swell S
around 3 ft at 17 seconds.

THU
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. Swell S
around 3 ft at 16 seconds.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

FRI
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft.

FRI NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

SAT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

SUN
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. 



PZZ565-172300-
Coastal Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas
California out to 10 nm-
258 AM PDT Wed Jul 17 2019

TODAY
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, diminishing
to 5 to 10 kt this afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft this morning,
then around 2 ft or less. Swell S around 3 ft at 17 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell S
around 3 ft at 17 seconds.

THU
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft.

THU NIGHT
W winds around 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

FRI
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft.

FRI NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. Patchy
fog.

SAT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Patchy fog.

SUN
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. 



PZZ530-172300-
San Pablo Bay, Suisun Bay, the West Delta and  the San Francisco
Bay north of the Bay Bridge-
258 AM PDT Wed Jul 17 2019

TODAY
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt this
afternoon.

TONIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.

THU
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.

FRI
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt.

SAT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt.

SUN
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. 



PZZ531-172300-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
258 AM PDT Wed Jul 17 2019

TODAY
S winds around 5 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt this
afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt.

THU
W winds 10 to 15 kt.

THU NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt.

FRI
W winds 10 to 15 kt.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt.

SAT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt.

SUN
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. 



PZZ535-172300-
Monterey Bay-
258 AM PDT Wed Jul 17 2019

TODAY
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less, then around
3 ft this afternoon. Swell S around 3 ft at 17 seconds. Patchy
fog this morning. Patchy very light drizzle this morning.

TONIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

THU
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

FRI
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

SAT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

SUN
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. 

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