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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KMTR

FZUS56 KMTR 192100
CWFMTR

Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
200 PM PDT Mon Apr 19 2021

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

PZZ500-200915-
200 PM PDT Mon Apr 19 2021

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

Buoy observations show moderately gusty northwest winds, with
near gale force gusts in the coastal waters south of Point Sur.
Gale force gusts are expected to develop over the northern waters
this evening. Gusty winds will persist through Tuesday evening.
These winds will produce steep wind waves resulting in hazardous
seas conditions, particularly for smaller vessels. Moderate
northwest swell through the period along with a lighter longer
period southerly swell.



PZZ570-200915-
Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes 10-60 NM-
200 PM PDT Mon Apr 19 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
TUESDAY NIGHT...

TONIGHT
NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 10 to 12 ft. Mixed swell NW 2 to 3 ft at 12 seconds and S
around 2 ft at 15 seconds.

TUE
NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Wind waves
11 to 12 ft. Mixed swell NW 2 to 3 ft at 11 seconds and S around
2 ft at 15 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Wind
waves 7 to 8 ft. NW swell 11 to 13 ft at 10 seconds.

WED
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves
7 to 8 ft. NW swell 10 to 12 ft at 10 seconds.

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

THU
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
5 to 6 ft. NW swell 9 to 11 ft at 9 seconds and S around 2 ft at
18 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 6 ft. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at 9 seconds and S around
2 ft at 18 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
2 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft and S 2 to 3 ft.

SAT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. Mixed swell NW 3 to
4 ft and S around 2 ft. A chance of rain. 



PZZ571-200915-
Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10-60 NM-
200 PM PDT Mon Apr 19 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...

TONIGHT
NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 9 to 11 ft, increasing to 11 to 12 ft after midnight. Swell
S around 2 ft at 15 seconds.

TUE
NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Wind waves
11 to 12 ft. Mixed swell NW around 2 ft at 11 seconds and S
around 2 ft at 15 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Wind
waves 7 to 8 ft. NW swell 11 to 13 ft at 10 seconds.

WED
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
5 to 6 ft. NW swell 10 to 12 ft at 10 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 10 to 11 ft at 10 seconds.

THU
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. NW swell 9 to 11 ft at 10 seconds and S around 2 ft at
18 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at 9 seconds and S around
2 ft at 18 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves
2 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft and S 2 to 3 ft.

SAT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. Mixed swell NW 2 to
4 ft and S around 2 ft. A chance of rain. 



PZZ575-200915-
Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10-60 NM-
200 PM PDT Mon Apr 19 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 9 to 11 ft. Swell S around 2 ft at 15 seconds.

TUE
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
11 to 12 ft. Mixed swell NW around 2 ft at 11 seconds and S
around 2 ft at 14 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 6 ft. NW swell 10 to 12 ft at 10 seconds and S around
2 ft at 19 seconds.

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

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell 9 to 11 ft at 10 seconds.

THU
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell 8 to
10 ft at 10 seconds and S around 2 ft at 18 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at 9 seconds and S around
2 ft at 18 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft and S 2 to 3 ft.

SAT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. Mixed swell NW 3 to
4 ft and S around 2 ft. A chance of rain. 



PZZ576-200915-
Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas 10-60 NM-
200 PM PDT Mon Apr 19 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 9 to 11 ft. Swell S around 2 ft at 15 seconds.

TUE
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves
10 to 12 ft. Swell S around 2 ft at 14 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 6 ft. NW swell 9 to 11 ft at 10 seconds and S around
2 ft at 19 seconds.

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

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

THU
NW winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 8 to
10 ft at 10 seconds and S around 2 ft at 18 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell
7 to 8 ft at 10 seconds and S around 2 ft at 18 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft and S 2 to 3 ft.

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



PZZ540-200915-
Coastal Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes California out to
10 nm-
200 PM PDT Mon Apr 19 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

TONIGHT
NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 9 to 10 ft, increasing to 10 to 12 ft after midnight. Mixed
swell NW around 2 ft at 11 seconds and SW around 2 ft at
15 seconds.

TUE
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
10 to 12 ft. W swell around 2 ft at 11 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 6 to 7 ft. NW swell 10 to 12 ft at 11 seconds.

WED
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft. NW swell 8 to 10 ft at 11 seconds.

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

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

THU 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 9 seconds and SW around
2 ft at 17 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to
5 ft and S around 2 ft.

SAT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 2 to 3 ft. A
chance of rain. 



PZZ545-200915-
Coastal Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point California out to
10 nm-
200 PM PDT Mon Apr 19 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 9 to 10 ft, increasing to 10 to 12 ft after midnight. Swell
SW around 2 ft at 15 seconds.

TUE
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind waves
10 to 12 ft.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. W swell 9 to 11 ft at 11 seconds.

WED
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 7 to
9 ft at 11 seconds.

WED NIGHT
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell
7 to 9 ft at 10 seconds.

THU
SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 6 to 8 ft at
10 seconds.

THU NIGHT
W winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell
5 to 7 ft at 9 seconds and SW around 2 ft at 18 seconds.

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

SAT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 2 to 3 ft. A
chance of rain. 

..SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST
..

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Northwest seas 3 to 5 ft, with a
dominant period of 11 seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Northwest seas 4 to 6 ft, with a dominant period
of 11 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 0.7 kt at 12:07 AM Tuesday
and 1.9 kt at 10:49 AM Tuesday.



PZZ560-200915-
Coastal Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos California out to
10 nm-
200 PM PDT Mon Apr 19 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING


TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind
waves 8 to 9 ft. Swell SW around 2 ft at 15 seconds.

TUE
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves
9 to 10 ft. Swell S around 2 ft at 14 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 8 to 10 ft at 11 seconds.

WED
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. NW swell 7 to 9 ft
at 11 seconds.

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

THU
SW winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft
at 10 seconds and S around 2 ft at 18 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft at 10 seconds and S around 2 ft at 17 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. Mixed swell NW 3 to
5 ft and S 2 to 3 ft.

SAT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. Mixed swell W 2 to
3 ft and S around 2 ft. 



PZZ565-200915-
Coastal Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas
California out to 10 nm-
200 PM PDT Mon Apr 19 2021

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING


TONIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Wind
waves 9 to 10 ft. Swell S around 2 ft at 15 seconds.

TUE
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves
9 to 10 ft. Swell S around 2 ft at 14 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 8 to 10 ft at 11 seconds.

WED
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft at 11 seconds.

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

THU
SW winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft
at 10 seconds and S around 2 ft at 18 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft at 10 seconds and S around 2 ft at 17 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. Mixed swell NW
3 to 5 ft and S 2 to 3 ft.

SAT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. Mixed swell W 2 to
3 ft and S around 2 ft. 



PZZ530-200915-
San Pablo Bay, Suisun Bay, the West Delta and  the San Francisco
Bay north of the Bay Bridge-
200 PM PDT Mon Apr 19 2021

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

TUE
SW winds 5 to 15 kt.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 15 kt.

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

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

THU
SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 15 kt.

FRI
SW winds 5 to 15 kt.

SAT
SW winds 5 to 15 kt. A chance of rain. 



PZZ531-200915-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
200 PM PDT Mon Apr 19 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

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

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.

WED
W winds 5 to 15 kt.

WED NIGHT
W winds up to 10 kt.

THU
W winds 5 to 15 kt.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt.

FRI
SW winds 5 to 15 kt.

SAT
SW winds 5 to 15 kt. A chance of rain. 



PZZ535-200915-
Monterey Bay-
200 PM PDT Mon Apr 19 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING


TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 6 to 7 ft.

TUE
W winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Wind waves
7 to 8 ft.

TUE NIGHT
W winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind
waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 5 to 7 ft at 11 seconds.

WED
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft at
11 seconds.

WED NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 4 to
6 ft at 11 seconds.

THU
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft at
10 seconds.

THU NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 3 to
5 ft at 10 seconds.

FRI
W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 2 to 4 ft
and S around 2 ft.

SAT
W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell around 2 ft.

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