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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KMTR

FZUS56 KMTR 232151
CWFMTR

Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
251 PM PDT Thu May 23 2019

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

PZZ500-241030-
251 PM PDT Thu May 23 2019

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

Gusty winds gradually decrease late tonight and early Friday.
Gusty northwest winds will redevelop over the coastal waters
Friday night through the weekend. A large northwest swell will
subside, but remain moderate through the end of the week and into
the weekend.



PZZ570-241030-
Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes 10-60 NM-
251 PM PDT Thu May 23 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt...diminishing to 15 to 25 kt
after midnight. Wind waves 7 to 8 ft...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft
after midnight. NW swell around 13 ft at 11 seconds...subsiding
to 11 to 12 ft at 10 seconds after midnight.

FRI
N winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
around 3 ft. NW swell 8 to 10 ft at 10 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 7 to 8 ft. NW swell 7 to 9 ft at 9 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
8 to 9 ft. NW swell around 11 ft at 9 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Wind waves 8 to 9 ft. NW swell
9 to 11 ft at 11 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft at 11 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
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 10 seconds.

MEMORIAL DAY
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. Mixed swell NW around 4 ft and SW around 3 ft. 



PZZ571-241030-
Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10-60 NM-
251 PM PDT Thu May 23 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt...diminishing to 10 to 20 kt
after midnight. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft
after midnight. NW swell 11 to 13 ft at 10 seconds.

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

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. NW swell
7 to 9 ft at 9 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
8 to 9 ft. NW swell 9 to 11 ft at 10 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 8 to 9 ft. NW swell 8 to 10 ft at 10 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves
6 to 7 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 11 seconds.

SUN 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 10 seconds.

MEMORIAL DAY
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. Mixed swell NW 4 to 5 ft and SW around 3 ft. 



PZZ575-241030-
Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10-60 NM-
251 PM PDT Thu May 23 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt...becoming
SW 5 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft this evening...
becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 11 to 13 ft at 11 seconds...
subsiding to 9 to 10 ft at 11 seconds after midnight.

FRI
W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
7 to 9 ft at 10 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 10 seconds.

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

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft. NW swell
8 to 10 ft at 10 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves
6 to 7 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 11 seconds.

SUN 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 10 seconds.

MEMORIAL DAY
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 4 to 6 ft.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. Mixed swell NW 4 to 5 ft and SW around 3 ft. 



PZZ576-241030-
Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas 10-60 NM-
251 PM PDT Thu May 23 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt...becoming S 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves around 3 ft this evening... becoming 2 ft or
less. NW swell 10 to 12 ft at 11 seconds and S around 3 ft at 15
seconds...subsiding to 9 to 10 ft at 11 seconds after midnight.

FRI
W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
7 to 9 ft at 11 seconds.

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

SAT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 7 to 9 ft at 10 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 6 to 7 ft. NW swell 7 to 9 ft at 10 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
5 to 6 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 11 seconds.

SUN 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 11 seconds.

MEMORIAL DAY
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 4 to 6 ft.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft. 



PZZ540-241030-
Coastal Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes California out to
10 nm-
251 PM PDT Thu May 23 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt...becoming
S 5 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft this evening...
becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 10 to 12 ft at 11 seconds...
subsiding to 8 to 10 ft at 10 seconds after midnight.

FRI
S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to
8 ft at 10 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. NW swell
6 to 8 ft at 9 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
8 to 9 ft. NW swell 9 to 11 ft at 9 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Wind
waves 8 to 9 ft. NW swell 7 to 9 ft at 10 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
5 to 6 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 10 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. NW
swell 4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.

MEMORIAL DAY
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 3 to 5 ft.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
around 3 ft. W swell 2 to 4 ft and SW around 3 ft. 



PZZ545-241030-
Coastal Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point California out to
10 nm-
251 PM PDT Thu May 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
8 to 10 ft at 11 seconds.

FRI
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
5 to 7 ft at 10 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
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 10 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft. NW swell 8 to
10 ft at 10 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 8 to 9 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 10 seconds.

SUN
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.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.

MEMORIAL DAY
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W
swell 3 to 5 ft.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft and SW around 3 ft. 

..SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST
..

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 7 to 9 ft with a
dominant period of 11 seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 9 to 12 ft with a dominant period
of 11 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 1.2 kt at 09:37 PM Thursday
and 2.3 kt at 08:19 AM Friday.



PZZ560-241030-
Coastal Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos California out to
10 nm-
251 PM PDT Thu May 23 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
SW winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming S 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 9 to 10 ft at
11 seconds...subsiding to 7 to 9 ft at 11 seconds after midnight.

FRI
SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
6 to 8 ft at 10 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 4 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 at 10 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft. NW swell
6 to 8 ft at 10 seconds.

SUN
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. A chance of showers.

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

MEMORIAL DAY
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 3 to 4 ft.

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



PZZ565-241030-
Coastal Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas
California out to 10 nm-
251 PM PDT Thu May 23 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
S winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming southeast 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Wind waves around 3 ft this evening... becoming
2 ft or less. NW swell 8 to 10 ft at 11 seconds.

FRI
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
6 to 8 ft at 11 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft at 10 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 10 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds. A chance of showers.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.

MEMORIAL DAY
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 3 to 5 ft.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 to 4 ft. 



PZZ530-241030-
San Pablo Bay, Suisun Bay, the West Delta and  the San Francisco
Bay north of the Bay Bridge-
251 PM PDT Thu May 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

TONIGHT
SW winds 15 to 25 kt...increasing to 10 to 20 kt with
gusts up to 25 kt after midnight.

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

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.

SAT
SW winds 5 to 15 kt.

SAT NIGHT
W winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

SUN
W winds 5 to 15 kt.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt.

MEMORIAL DAY
SW winds 5 to 15 kt.

TUE
W winds 5 to 15 kt. 



PZZ531-241030-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
251 PM PDT Thu May 23 2019

TONIGHT
W winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming SW after midnight.

FRI
W winds 5 to 15 kt.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 5 to 15 kt.

SAT
W winds 5 to 15 kt.

SAT NIGHT
W winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt.

SUN
W winds 5 to 15 kt.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt.

MEMORIAL DAY
W winds 5 to 15 kt.

TUE
W winds 5 to 15 kt. 



PZZ535-241030-
Monterey Bay-
251 PM PDT Thu May 23 2019

TONIGHT
W winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming SW after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 to 8 ft at 11 seconds.

FRI
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to
6 ft at 11 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.

SAT
W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
around 3 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 11 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 6 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.

SUN
W winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds. A chance of showers.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
3 to 4 ft at 10 seconds.

MEMORIAL DAY
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W
swell around 3 ft.

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

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