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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KMTR

FZUS56 KMTR 290528
CWFMTR

Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
928 PM PST Tue Jan 28 2020

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

PZZ500-291745-
928 PM PST Tue Jan 28 2020

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

Post cool frontal northerly winds will increase and steepen wind
waves through the work week. A Long period northwest swell will
arrive Thursday. A cold front will arrive from the Gulf of Alaska
later Saturday bringing potentially near gale force wind gusts
Saturday night and Sunday.



PZZ570-291745-
Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes 10-60 NM-
928 PM PST Tue Jan 28 2020

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell
12 to 14 ft at 14 seconds.

WED
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. W swell 11 to 13 ft at 14 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 8 to 9 ft at 14 seconds.

THU
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. W swell 9 to 11 ft at 16 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 11 to 12 ft at 17 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft. W swell 10 to 11 ft at 15 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell
8 to 10 ft at 14 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. W swell around 8 ft.

SUN
NW winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
9 to 10 ft. W swell 10 to 12 ft. 



PZZ571-291745-
Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10-60 NM-
928 PM PST Tue Jan 28 2020

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING


TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell
11 to 13 ft at 15 seconds.

WED
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. W swell 11 to 13 ft at 14 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. W swell 8 to 10 ft at 13 seconds.

THU
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. W swell 8 to 10 ft at 15 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. W swell 10 to 11 ft at 17 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft. W swell 10 to 11 ft at 15 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 2 ft. W
swell 8 to 10 ft at 14 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. W swell 7 to 8 ft.

SUN
NW winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
9 to 10 ft. W swell 9 to 11 ft. 



PZZ575-291745-
Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10-60 NM-
928 PM PST Tue Jan 28 2020

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING


TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell
11 to 13 ft at 15 seconds.

WED
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
5 to 6 ft. W swell 11 to 13 ft at 14 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. W swell 8 to 10 ft at 14 seconds.

THU
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft. W swell 8 to 10 ft at 15 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 10 to 11 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft. NW swell 10 to 11 ft at 15 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell
8 to 10 ft at 14 seconds.

SAT
N winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. W swell around 7 ft.

SUN
NW winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
9 to 10 ft. W swell 8 to 10 ft. 



PZZ576-291745-
Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas 10-60 NM-
928 PM PST Tue Jan 28 2020

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING


TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft, increasing to 6 to 7 ft after midnight. NW swell
10 to 12 ft at 15 seconds.

WED
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves
7 to 8 ft. NW swell 11 to 12 ft at 15 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 6 to 7 ft. W swell 8 to 10 ft at 14 seconds.

THU
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
6 to 7 ft. NW swell 7 to 9 ft at 15 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 9 to 11 ft at 17 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
5 to 6 ft. NW swell around 10 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell
8 to 9 ft at 15 seconds.

SAT
N winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell around 7 ft.

SUN
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
9 to 10 ft. W swell 8 to 10 ft. 



PZZ540-291745-
Coastal Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes California out to
10 nm-
928 PM PST Tue Jan 28 2020

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING


TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell
11 to 13 ft at 14 seconds.

WED
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft. W swell 10 to 12 ft at 14 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. W swell 7 to 9 ft at 13 seconds.

THU
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft. W swell 9 to 11 ft at 15 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 9 to 11 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft. W swell 9 to 11 ft at 15 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 7 to
9 ft at 14 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
2 to 3 ft. W swell 6 to 8 ft.

SUN
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves
7 to 8 ft. W swell 9 to 11 ft. 



PZZ545-291745-
Coastal Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point California out to
10 nm-
928 PM PST Tue Jan 28 2020

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 10 to 12 ft at 15 seconds.

WED
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. W swell 9 to 11 ft at 14 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. W swell 6 to 8 ft at 14 seconds.

THU
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. W swell 7 to 9 ft at 15 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 8 to 10 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 8 to
10 ft at 15 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 7 to
9 ft at 14 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
2 to 3 ft. W swell 5 to 7 ft.

SUN
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
7 to 8 ft. W swell 7 to 9 ft. 

..SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST
..

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Seas 7 to 8 ft with a dominant period
of 14 seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Seas 8 to 10 ft with a dominant period of 14
seconds. Maximum ebb current of 1.6 kt at 07:49 AM Wednesday and
2.1 kt at 07:43 PM Wednesday.



PZZ560-291745-
Coastal Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos California out to
10 nm-
928 PM PST Tue Jan 28 2020

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING


TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 10 to 12 ft at
14 seconds.

WED
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves
5 to 6 ft. W swell 10 to 12 ft at 14 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. W swell 7 to 9 ft at 14 seconds.

THU
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft. W swell 6 to 8 ft at 15 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 8 to 10 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. W swell 8 to 9 ft at 15 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 7 to
9 ft at 14 seconds.

SAT
N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 6 to
7 ft.

SUN
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
7 to 8 ft. W swell 8 to 10 ft. 



PZZ565-291745-
Coastal Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas
California out to 10 nm-
928 PM PST Tue Jan 28 2020

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING


TONIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind
waves 6 to 7 ft. W swell 10 to 12 ft at 15 seconds.

WED
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
7 to 8 ft. W swell 10 to 12 ft at 15 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind
waves 6 to 7 ft. W swell 8 to 10 ft at 14 seconds.

THU
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves
6 to 7 ft. W swell 6 to 8 ft at 15 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. W swell 8 to 10 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. W swell 8 to 10 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 7 to
9 ft at 14 seconds.

SAT
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 6 to
7 ft.

SUN
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
7 to 8 ft. W swell 7 to 9 ft. 



PZZ530-291745-
San Pablo Bay, Suisun Bay, the West Delta and  the San Francisco
Bay north of the Bay Bridge-
928 PM PST Tue Jan 28 2020

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt.

WED
NW winds 5 to 10 kt.

WED NIGHT
W winds 5 to 15 kt.

THU
W winds up to 10 kt.

THU NIGHT
W winds up to 10 kt.

FRI
S winds up to 10 kt.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt.

SAT
N winds up to 10 kt.

SUN
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. 



PZZ531-291745-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
928 PM PST Tue Jan 28 2020

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt.

WED
NW winds 5 to 15 kt.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt.

THU
NW winds 5 to 15 kt.

THU NIGHT
W winds 5 to 15 kt.

FRI
W winds up to 10 kt.

FRI NIGHT
N winds around 5 kt.

SAT
NW winds up to 10 kt.

SUN
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. 



PZZ535-291745-
Monterey Bay-
928 PM PST Tue Jan 28 2020

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell
7 to 9 ft at 14 seconds.

WED
W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. W swell 7 to 9 ft at 14 seconds.

WED NIGHT
N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell
6 to 8 ft at 14 seconds.

THU
W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
2 to 3 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 15 seconds.

THU NIGHT
N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell
5 to 7 ft at 15 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 5 to
7 ft at 15 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 5
to 7 ft at 14 seconds.

SAT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 5 to
7 ft. 

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