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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KMTR

FZUS56 KMTR 191012
CWFMTR

Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
212 AM PST Mon Nov 19 2018

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

PZZ500-192230-
212 AM PST Mon Nov 19 2018

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

Generally light winds will continue into Tuesday before southerly
winds increase ahead of an approaching front. Southerly winds will
increase Tuesday night into Wednesday with gale force gusts
possible, especially along the immediate coast from Pigeon Point
to Point Piedras Blancas. There will also be a slight chance of
thunderstorms across the waters Wednesday morning through the
evening. Winds will diminish and gradually transition out of the
northwest on Thanksgiving. Light mixed swell will continue through
mid-week before a larger northwest swell arrives late this week
followed by another storm system.



PZZ570-192230-
Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes 10-60 NM-
212 AM PST Mon Nov 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
E winds up to 10 kt...becoming NW this afternoon. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 4 ft at 12 seconds.

TONIGHT
SW winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
3 to 4 ft at 11 seconds and S around 2 ft at 16 seconds.

TUE
SE winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. W swell 3 to 4 ft at 11 seconds. A slight chance of
showers.

TUE NIGHT
SE winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 3 to 4 ft at 18 seconds. Rain.

WED
S winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
6 to 9 ft. Mixed swell NW 3 to 4 ft at 17 seconds and S around
2 ft at 15 seconds. Rain and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

WED NIGHT
W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 6 to 7 ft at 15 seconds and S around
2 ft at 13 seconds. A chance of showers.

THANKSGIVING DAY
SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 8 to 13 ft. Showers.

FRI
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
10 to 12 ft. Showers likely. 

Winds and wind waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



PZZ571-192230-
Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10-60 NM-
212 AM PST Mon Nov 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
E winds up to 10 kt...becoming SW this afternoon. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 3 to 4 ft at 12 seconds and S
around 2 ft at 16 seconds. Patchy dense fog this morning.

TONIGHT
SW winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
3 to 4 ft at 12 seconds and S around 2 ft at 16 seconds.

TUE
SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell
W 3 to 4 ft at 11 seconds and S around 2 ft at 15 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
S winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 3 to 4 ft at 16 seconds. Rain likely.

WED
S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
6 to 9 ft. Mixed swell NW 3 to 4 ft at 18 seconds and S around
2 ft at 14 seconds. Rain and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

WED NIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 4 to 7 ft at 15 seconds and S around
2 ft at 13 seconds. A chance of showers.

THANKSGIVING DAY
SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or
less. W swell 8 to 11 ft. Showers likely.

FRI
SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
10 to 12 ft. Showers likely. 

Winds and wind waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



PZZ575-192230-
Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10-60 NM-
212 AM PST Mon Nov 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
E winds around 5 kt...becoming S this afternoon. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. W swell around 4 ft at 12 seconds and S
around 2 ft at 16 seconds.

TONIGHT
S winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed
swell W 3 to 4 ft at 12 seconds and S around 2 ft at 16 seconds.

TUE
SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell
W 3 to 4 ft at 11 seconds and S around 2 ft at 15 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. Mixed swell W 3 to 4 ft at 16 seconds and S
around 2 ft at 15 seconds. A chance of rain.

WED
S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves
4 to 7 ft. Mixed swell NW 3 to 4 ft at 18 seconds and S around
2 ft at 14 seconds. Rain and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

WED NIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to 7 ft at 16 seconds and S around
2 ft at 13 seconds. A chance of showers.

THANKSGIVING DAY
SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
W swell 8 to 9 ft. A chance of showers.

FRI
SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 9 to
11 ft and S around 2 ft. Showers likely. 

Winds and wind waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



PZZ576-192230-
Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas 10-60 NM-
212 AM PST Mon Nov 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
S winds around 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
around 4 ft at 12 seconds and S around 2 ft at 16 seconds.

TONIGHT
S winds around 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed
swell NW 3 to 4 ft at 12 seconds and S around 2 ft at 16 seconds.

TUE
SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell
W 3 to 4 ft at 11 seconds and S around 2 ft at 15 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
SE winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. Mixed swell W 3 to 4 ft at 16 seconds and S
around 2 ft at 15 seconds. A chance of rain.

WED
SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
4 to 7 ft. Mixed swell NW 3 to 4 ft at 18 seconds and S around
2 ft at 14 seconds. Rain and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

WED NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 to 6 ft at 16 seconds and S around
2 ft at 13 seconds. A chance of showers.

THANKSGIVING DAY
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
W swell 8 to 9 ft. A chance of showers.

FRI
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
10 to 11 ft and S around 2 ft. Showers likely. 

Winds and wind waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



PZZ540-192230-
Coastal Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes California out to
10 nm-
212 AM PST Mon Nov 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
SE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW this afternoon. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 12 seconds. Hazy and
patchy smoke.

TONIGHT
SE winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
2 to 3 ft at 11 seconds and SW around 2 ft at 16 seconds. Hazy
and patchy smoke.

TUE
S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to
3 ft at 11 seconds and SW around 2 ft at 15 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
SE winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 16 seconds and SW around
2 ft at 15 seconds. Rain likely.

WED
SE winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
5 to 8 ft. Mixed swell W 2 to 4 ft at 17 seconds and S around
2 ft at 15 seconds. Rain and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

WED NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W
swell 5 to 7 ft at 15 seconds. Showers likely.

THANKSGIVING DAY
S winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W
swell 7 to 12 ft. Showers.

FRI
SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 8 to
11 ft. Showers likely. 

Winds and wind waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



PZZ545-192230-
Coastal Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point California out to
10 nm-
212 AM PST Mon Nov 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
NE winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming W around 5 kt this
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at
12 seconds. Swell SW around 2 ft. Hazy and patchy smoke.

TONIGHT
SW winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
2 to 3 ft at 12 seconds and SW around 2 ft at 16 seconds. Hazy
and patchy smoke.

TUE
S winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to
3 ft at 11 seconds and SW around 2 ft at 15 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
S winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 16 seconds and SW around
2 ft at 15 seconds. A chance of rain.

WED
SE winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
4 to 6 ft. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 18 seconds and S around 2 ft at
14 seconds. Rain and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

WED NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 3 to 6 ft at 16 seconds and S around
2 ft at 13 seconds. Showers.

THANKSGIVING DAY
S winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
W swell 6 to 9 ft and S around 2 ft. Showers.

FRI
SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 8 to
11 ft and S around 2 ft. Showers.

Winds and wind waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

..SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST
..

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 3 to 5 ft with a
dominant period of 13 seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 4 to 6 ft with a dominant period of
13 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 2.7 knots at 01:37 PM Monday
and 1.7 knots at 01:49 AM Tuesday.



PZZ560-192230-
Coastal Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos California out to
10 nm-
212 AM PST Mon Nov 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
NE winds around 5 kt...becoming NW this afternoon. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 4 ft at 12 seconds and S around
2 ft at 16 seconds. Hazy and patchy smoke.

TONIGHT
SW winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
around 3 ft at 12 seconds and S around 2 ft at 16 seconds.

TUE
S winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
around 3 ft at 11 seconds and S around 2 ft at 15 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
SE winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell around 2 ft at 16 seconds and S around
2 ft at 15 seconds. A chance of rain.

WED
SE winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
4 to 6 ft. W swell around 2 ft at 18 seconds and S around 2 ft at
14 seconds. Rain and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

WED NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 2 to 6 ft at 16 seconds. Showers.

THANKSGIVING DAY
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
W swell 7 to 8 ft. Showers likely.

FRI
SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 8 to
10 ft. Showers likely. 

Winds and wind waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



PZZ565-192230-
Coastal Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas
California out to 10 nm-
212 AM PST Mon Nov 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
SW winds around 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed
swell W 2 to 4 ft at 12 seconds and S around 2 ft at 16 seconds.
Hazy and patchy smoke.

TONIGHT
W winds around 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
2 to 3 ft at 12 seconds and S around 2 ft at 16 seconds.

TUE
S winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 ft
or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 11 seconds and S around 2 ft at
15 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
SE winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 16 seconds and S around
2 ft at 15 seconds. A chance of rain.

WED
SE winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves
4 to 6 ft. Mixed swell NW around 2 ft at 18 seconds and S around
2 ft at 14 seconds. Rain and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

WED NIGHT
S winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 2 to 6 ft at 16 seconds. Showers.

THANKSGIVING DAY
W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
W swell 6 to 8 ft. A chance of showers.

FRI
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 9 to
11 ft and S around 2 ft. A chance of showers. 

Winds and wind waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



PZZ530-192230-
San Pablo Bay, Suisun Bay, the West Delta and the San Francisco
Bay north of the Bay Bridge-
212 AM PST Mon Nov 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
E winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt... diminishing
to up to 10 kt this afternoon. Hazy and patchy smoke.

TONIGHT
NW winds up to 10 kt. Hazy and patchy smoke.

TUE
SW winds 5 to 15 kt.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 15 kt. A chance of rain.

WED
SE winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Rain.

WED NIGHT
S winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Showers.

THANKSGIVING DAY
SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Showers.

FRI
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. A chance of showers. 



PZZ531-192230-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
212 AM PST Mon Nov 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
N winds around 5 kt...becoming NW this afternoon. Hazy
and patchy smoke.

TONIGHT
NW winds up to 10 kt. Hazy and patchy smoke.

TUE
NW winds 5 to 10 kt.

TUE NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. A chance of rain.

WED
SE winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Rain.

WED NIGHT
S winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Showers.

THANKSGIVING DAY
SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Showers likely.

FRI
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Showers.



PZZ535-192230-
Monterey Bay-
212 AM PST Mon Nov 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
SE winds up to 10 kt...becoming W this afternoon. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 12 seconds. Hazy and
patchy smoke.

TONIGHT
S winds around 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
2 to 3 ft at 12 seconds and SW up to 2 ft at 16 seconds.

TUE
W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to
3 ft at 11 seconds and SW up to 2 ft at 15 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
E winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves around 3 ft. W swell
around 2 ft at 16 seconds and SW up to 2 ft at 15 seconds. A
slight chance of rain.

WED
S winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft. W swell around 2 ft at 17 seconds and S up to 2 ft at
14 seconds. Showers.

WED NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 16 seconds. Showers.

THANKSGIVING DAY
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
W swell 4 to 7 ft. A chance of showers.

FRI
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to
9 ft. Showers likely.