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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KMTR

FZUS56 KMTR 181530
CWFMTR

Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
830 AM PDT Fri Sep 18 2020

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

PZZ500-190415-
830 AM PDT Fri Sep 18 2020

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

Light northwest winds with locally stronger northwest winds south
of Pigeon Point, into the northern Monterey Bay, and south of
Point Sur along the Big Sur coast. Winds are forecast to increase
Saturday. Mixed seas prevail with a shorter period northwest
swell and a moderate period south to southwest swell.



PZZ570-190415-
Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes 10-60 NM-
830 AM PDT Fri Sep 18 2020

TODAY
SW winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. Mixed swell W
3 to 4 ft at 10 seconds and S around 3 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy
dense fog this morning. A chance of showers this morning. A
slight chance of showers this afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. Mixed swell
W around 4 ft at 9 seconds and S 2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds.

SAT
N winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 8 seconds and S around 2 ft at
10 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 8 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 7 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds around 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves around 2 ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 7 seconds and SW around
2 ft at 22 seconds.

MON
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 2 ft. NW swell
4 to 5 ft and SW around 2 ft.

TUE
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft and SW around 2 ft. 



PZZ571-190415-
Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10-60 NM-
830 AM PDT Fri Sep 18 2020

TODAY
W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. Mixed swell W
around 3 ft at 10 seconds and S around 3 ft at 10 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. Mixed swell
W around 4 ft at 10 seconds and S 2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 8 seconds and S around 2 ft at 10 seconds.

SAT 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 8 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
2 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 8 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves around 2 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 7 seconds and SW around
2 ft at 21 seconds.

MON
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves around 2 ft. NW swell
4 to 5 ft and SW around 2 ft.

TUE
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft and SW around 2 ft. 



PZZ575-190415-
Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10-60 NM-
830 AM PDT Fri Sep 18 2020

TODAY
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. Mixed swell W
around 3 ft at 10 seconds and S 2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell
around 4 ft at 10 seconds and S around 2 ft at 9 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
1 to 2 ft. NW swell around 4 ft at 8 seconds and S around 2 ft at
10 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 8 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft at 8 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell
4 to 5 ft at 7 seconds.

MON
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft and SW around 2 ft.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft and SW around 2 ft. 



PZZ576-190415-
Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas 10-60 NM-
830 AM PDT Fri Sep 18 2020

TODAY
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 9 seconds and S 2 to 3 ft at
10 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. Mixed swell NW 3 to 4 ft at 10 seconds and S
around 2 ft at 9 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 8 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft at 8 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell
4 to 5 ft at 8 seconds.

MON
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft and SW around 2 ft.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft and SW around 2 ft. 



PZZ540-190415-
Coastal Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes California out to
10 nm-
830 AM PDT Fri Sep 18 2020

TODAY
NW winds up to 10 kt, becoming W this afternoon. Wind
waves 1 ft. Mixed swell W 2 to 4 ft at 9 seconds and S 2 to 3 ft
at 10 seconds. Patchy fog this morning. A slight chance of
showers this morning. A chance of showers this afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. Mixed swell
W 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds and S around 2 ft at 10 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 8 seconds and S up to 2 ft at
10 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 8 seconds.

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

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 7 seconds.

MON
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 2 to
4 ft and SW up to 2 ft.

TUE
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft and SW around 2 ft. 



PZZ545-190415-
Coastal Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point California out to
10 nm-
830 AM PDT Fri Sep 18 2020

TODAY
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. Mixed swell W 2 to
3 ft at 9 seconds and S 2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. Mixed swell
W 2 to 4 ft at 10 seconds and S around 2 ft at 10 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 3 to
5 ft at 8 seconds and S up to 2 ft at 10 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 8 seconds.

SUN
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft at
8 seconds.

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

MON
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 2 to
4 ft and SW up to 2 ft.

TUE
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 3 to
5 ft and SW around 2 ft. 

..SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST
..

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Seas 3 to 4 ft with dominant swell
period of 9 seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Seas 4 to 5 ft with dominant swell period of 9
seconds. Maximum ebb current of 3.4 kt at 05:43 PM Friday and 2.9
kt at 06:25 AM Saturday.



PZZ560-190415-
Coastal Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos California out to
10 nm-
830 AM PDT Fri Sep 18 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

TODAY
NW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt with
gusts up to 30 kt this afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. Mixed
swell W 2 to 4 ft at 9 seconds and S 2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 1 to 2 ft. Mixed swell NW 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds and S
around 2 ft at 9 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 8 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 8 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 8 seconds.

MON
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. NW swell 2 to 4 ft
and SW around 2 ft.

TUE
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 2 to
4 ft and SW around 2 ft. 



PZZ565-190415-
Coastal Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas
California out to 10 nm-
830 AM PDT Fri Sep 18 2020

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON


TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds and S 2 to 3 ft at
10 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds and S around
2 ft at 9 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 2 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 8 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 8 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft at 8 seconds.

MON
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. NW swell 2 to 4 ft
and SW up to 2 ft.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft and SW around 2 ft. 



PZZ530-190415-
San Pablo Bay, Suisun Bay, the West Delta and  the San Francisco
Bay north of the Bay Bridge-
830 AM PDT Fri Sep 18 2020

TODAY
SW winds up to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt with
gusts up to 25 kt this afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.

SAT
SW winds 5 to 15 kt.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt.

SUN
SW winds 5 to 15 kt.

SUN NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 15 kt.

MON
SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.

TUE
W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. 



PZZ531-190415-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
830 AM PDT Fri Sep 18 2020

TODAY
W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt with gusts
up to 25 kt this afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 5 to 15 kt.

SAT
W winds 5 to 15 kt.

SAT NIGHT
W winds 5 to 15 kt.

SUN
NW winds 5 to 15 kt.

SUN NIGHT
W winds up to 10 kt.

MON
W winds 10 to 20 kt.

TUE
W winds 10 to 20 kt. 



PZZ535-190415-
Monterey Bay-
830 AM PDT Fri Sep 18 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

TODAY
SW winds up to 10 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt with gusts
up to 30 kt this afternoon. Wind waves 1 ft, increasing to 2 to
3 ft this afternoon. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 8 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 9 seconds.

SAT
W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
2 to 3 ft. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 3 to
5 ft at 8 seconds.

SUN
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 2 to
4 ft at 8 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
S winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 2 to
4 ft at 8 seconds.

MON
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 2 to 3 ft
and SW up to 2 ft.

TUE
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 2 to 4 ft
and SW up to 2 ft. 

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