077  
FZUS56 KMTR 181015  
CWFMTR  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA  
315 AM PDT WED JUL 18 2018  
 
POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS AND OUT 60 NM INCLUDING THE  
SAN FRANCISCO BAY AND MONTEREY BAY  
 
PZZ500-181630-  
315 AM PDT WED JUL 18 2018  
 
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST AND BAYS INCLUDING  
THE MONTEREY BAY...GREATER FARALLONES...AND CORDELL BANK  
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARIES...  
 
GUSTY NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL REMAIN MAINLY CONFINED TO THE  
NORTHERN OUTER COASTAL WATERS AS HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS ANCHORED  
OFF THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST COAST. GUSTY SEABREEZES WILL DEVELOP  
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE TO THE DELTA THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING  
AND LIKELY AGAIN THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. SOUTHWESTERLY  
SWELL IS FORECAST TO MIX WITH NORTHWESTERLY SWELL THIS WEEKEND.  
 

 
 
PZZ570-181630-  
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-  
315 AM PDT WED JUL 18 2018  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON
 
 
   
TODAY
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL  
6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.    
TONIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL  
8 FT AT 8 SECONDS...BECOMING 7 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO  
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.    
THU NIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL  
7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO  
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.    
SAT
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO  
8 FT. SWELL SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.  
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.  
 

 
 
PZZ571-181630-  
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-  
315 AM PDT WED JUL 18 2018  
   
TODAY
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO  
8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.    
TONIGHT
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL  
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO  
8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.    
THU NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL  
6 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO  
7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.    
SAT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5  
TO 7 FT. SWELL SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5  
TO 7 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.  
 

 
 
PZZ575-181630-  
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-  
315 AM PDT WED JUL 18 2018  
   
TODAY
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO  
7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.    
TONIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL  
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING
 
BECOMING  
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE  
MORNING.    
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL  
5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO  
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5  
TO 6 FT. SWELL SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL  
NW 5 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.  
 

 
 
PZZ576-181630-  
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-  
315 AM PDT WED JUL 18 2018  
   
TODAY
 
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO  
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.    
TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING
 
 
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY  
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO  
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL  
5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO  
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.    
SAT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5  
TO 6 FT. SWELL SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL  
NW 4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.  
 

 
 
PZZ540-181630-  
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-  
315 AM PDT WED JUL 18 2018  
   
TODAY
 
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO  
8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.    
TONIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL  
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT  
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL  
5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI...S WINDS 10 KT
 
BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW  
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO  
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL  
NW 4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.  
 

 
 
PZZ545-181630-  
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-  
315 AM PDT WED JUL 18 2018  
   
TODAY
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6  
FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO  
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO  
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO  
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3  
TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY NIGHT AND MORNING FOG.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3  
TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3  
TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.  
   
....SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST..
 
 
IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT  
PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.  
 
ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
14 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 2.8 KNOTS AT 08:13 AM WEDNESDAY  
AND 2.2 KNOTS AT 09:13 PM WEDNESDAY.  
 

 
 
PZZ560-181630-  
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-  
315 AM PDT WED JUL 18 2018  
   
TODAY
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5  
FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO  
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5  
FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL  
3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT  
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO  
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW  
3 TO 4 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.  
 

 
 
PZZ565-181630-  
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-  
315 AM PDT WED JUL 18 2018  
   
TODAY
 
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT  
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO  
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT  
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT  
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT  
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.    
SAT
 
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO  
4 FT. SWELL SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL  
NW 2 TO 4 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.  
 

 
 
PZZ530-181630-  
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY  
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-  
315 AM PDT WED JUL 18 2018  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON  
THROUGH THIS EVENING...  
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH  
THURSDAY EVENING...  
   
TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT
 
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.  
 

 
 
PZZ531-181630-  
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-  
315 AM PDT WED JUL 18 2018  
   
TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT
 
INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT
 
DECREASING TO 10 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.    
THU NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.    
FRI
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 10 KT.  
 

 
 
PZZ535-181630-  
MONTEREY BAY-  
315 AM PDT WED JUL 18 2018  
   
TODAY...W WINDS 5 KT
 
INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT  
9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO  
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO  
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.    
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL  
2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO  
3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.  
PATCHY FOG.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT  
AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.  
 

 
 
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