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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KMTR

FZUS56 KMTR 070506
CWFMTR

Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
906 PM PST Mon Dec 6 2021

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

PZZ500-071815-
906 PM PST Mon Dec 6 2021

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

Breezy northwest winds over the southern waters until early
Tuesday morning. Winds will become breezy over most of the waters
Tuesday afternoon and last through early Wednesday morning. These
winds will generate steep wind waves making it hazardous for
smaller vessels. Rain is still expected through Monday night with
a slight chance for thunder. A moderate period northwest swell is
forecast to arrive on Wednesday ahead of the next cold front that
will increase winds and bring another chance for rain.



PZZ570-071815-
Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes 10-60 NM-
906 PM PST Mon Dec 6 2021

TODAY
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
6 to 7 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 12 seconds. A chance of rain
this morning, then rain this afternoon.

TONIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. NW swell
2 to 3 ft at 18 seconds. Rain and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.

TUE
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
5 to 6 ft. NW swell around 2 ft at 18 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 6 to 7 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 16 seconds.

WED
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
6 to 7 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 15 seconds.

WED NIGHT
N winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 6 to 7 ft. NW swell 2 to 4 ft at 15 seconds. A chance of
rain.

THU
N winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
9 to 10 ft. NW swell 7 to 9 ft.

FRI
N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft. NW swell 10 to 12 ft. 

Winds and wind waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



PZZ571-071815-
Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10-60 NM-
906 PM PST Mon Dec 6 2021

TODAY
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt this
afternoon. Wind waves 7 to 8 ft. NW swell 2 to 4 ft at
12 seconds. A slight chance of rain this morning, then rain this
afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 6 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 18 seconds. Rain and a
slight chance of thunderstorms.

TUE
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft. NW swell around
2 ft at 18 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 6 to 7 ft. NW swell around 2 ft at 16 seconds.

WED
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
6 to 7 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 15 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 6 to 7 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 14 seconds. A chance of
rain.

THU
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
9 to 10 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft.

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

Winds and wind waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



PZZ575-071815-
Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10-60 NM-
906 PM PST Mon Dec 6 2021

TODAY
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
7 to 8 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 12 seconds. A chance of rain
this afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 6 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 19 seconds. Showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms.

TUE
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
6 to 7 ft. NW swell around 2 ft at 18 seconds. A slight chance of
rain.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft. NW swell
around 2 ft at 16 seconds.

WED
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
6 to 7 ft. NW swell around 2 ft at 15 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 6 ft. NW swell around 2 ft at 14 seconds. A chance of
rain.

THU
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
9 to 10 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft.

FRI
N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft. NW swell 10 to 12 ft. 

Winds and wind waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



PZZ576-071815-
Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas 10-60 NM-
906 PM PST Mon Dec 6 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST TUESDAY


TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
7 to 8 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 12 seconds. A slight chance of
rain this afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 6 to 7 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 17 seconds. A chance of
rain.

TUE
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
6 to 7 ft. NW swell around 2 ft at 18 seconds. A chance of rain.

TUE NIGHT
N winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves around 6 ft. NW swell around 2 ft at 17 seconds.

WED
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft. NW swell
around 2 ft at 16 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 6 ft. Mixed swell NW around 2 ft at 15 seconds and S
around 2 ft at 14 seconds. A chance of rain.

THU
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
8 to 9 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft. A chance of rain.

FRI
N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft. NW swell 10 to 12 ft. 



PZZ540-071815-
Coastal Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes California out to
10 nm-
906 PM PST Mon Dec 6 2021

TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
6 to 7 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 12 seconds. A chance of rain.

TONIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. W swell
2 to 3 ft at 18 seconds. Rain likely.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
5 to 6 ft. W swell around 2 ft at 18 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 6 ft. NW swell around 2 ft at 16 seconds.

WED
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
5 to 6 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 15 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 6 to 7 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft at 14 seconds. A chance of
rain.

THU
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves
8 to 9 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft.

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



PZZ545-071815-
Coastal Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point California out to
10 nm-
906 PM PST Mon Dec 6 2021

TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft. NW swell
around 2 ft at 12 seconds. A chance of rain this afternoon.

TONIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. W swell
around 2 ft at 17 seconds. Rain likely.

TUE
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
5 to 6 ft. W swell around 2 ft at 18 seconds. A slight chance of
rain.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 6 ft. W swell around 2 ft at 16 seconds.

WED
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
5 to 6 ft. W swell around 2 ft at 15 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 6 ft. W swell around 2 ft at 14 seconds. A chance of
rain.

THU
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
8 to 9 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft.

FRI
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft. 

..SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST
..

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined northwest seas 3 to 4 feet
at 8 seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined northwest seas 4 to 5 ft at 8 seconds.
Maximum ebb current of 1.5 kt at 06:37 AM Tuesday and 4.0 kt at
05:43 PM Tuesday.



PZZ560-071815-
Coastal Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos California out to
10 nm-
906 PM PST Mon Dec 6 2021

TODAY
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt with
gusts up to 30 kt this afternoon. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft. NW swell
around 2 ft at 12 seconds. A slight chance of rain this
afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 6 ft. Rain likely.

TUE
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft. A chance of rain.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. W swell
around 2 ft at 16 seconds.

WED
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell
around 2 ft at 15 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell around 2 ft at 14 seconds. A chance of
rain.

THU
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves
8 to 9 ft. NW swell 2 to 4 ft.

FRI
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
1 to 2 ft. NW swell 7 to 9 ft. 



PZZ565-071815-
Coastal Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas
California out to 10 nm-
906 PM PST Mon Dec 6 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST TUESDAY


TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
7 to 8 ft. NW swell around 2 ft at 12 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 6 to 7 ft. NW swell around 2 ft at 17 seconds. A chance of
rain.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
5 to 6 ft. NW swell around 2 ft at 18 seconds. A chance of rain.

TUE NIGHT
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell around 2 ft at 17 seconds.

WED
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft. NW swell around 2 ft at 16 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell around 2 ft at 15 seconds. A chance of
rain.

THU
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves
7 to 8 ft. NW swell 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.

FRI
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
1 to 2 ft. NW swell 7 to 9 ft. 



PZZ530-071815-
San Pablo Bay, Suisun Bay, the West Delta and  the San Francisco
Bay north of the Bay Bridge-
906 PM PST Mon Dec 6 2021

TODAY
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt this
afternoon. Patchy fog this morning. A chance of rain this
afternoon.

TONIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. A chance of rain.

TUE
E winds 5 to 10 kt.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt.

WED
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. A
chance of rain.

THU
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt. 



PZZ531-071815-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
906 PM PST Mon Dec 6 2021

TODAY
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Patchy fog this morning. A chance
of rain this afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Rain likely.

TUE
N winds 10 to 15 kt.

TUE NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt.

WED
W winds 10 to 15 kt.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Rain
likely.

THU
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt. 



PZZ535-071815-
Monterey Bay-
906 PM PST Mon Dec 6 2021

TODAY
E winds around 5 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt with gusts
up to 25 kt this afternoon. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. Patchy fog this
morning. A slight chance of rain this afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. Rain
likely.

TUE
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
rain.

TUE NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft.

WED
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell around
2 ft at 15 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell around 2 ft at 14 seconds. A chance of
rain.

THU
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
5 to 6 ft. W swell around 2 ft. A chance of rain.

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft. 

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