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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
202 PM PST Sun Dec 10 2017

California waters-
Inner waters from  60 nm to 150 nm offshore.
Outer waters from 150 nm to 250 nm offshore.

Seas given as significant wave height, which is the average
height of the highest 1/3 of the waves. Individual waves may be
more than twice the significant wave height.

PZZ899-111230-
202 PM PST Sun Dec 10 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A high pressure ridge over the
waters will persist through Tue then will drift further W through
Thu.  A weakening cold front will approach the N portion
tonight, and move into the waters Mon and dissipate by Mon
night. A cold front will move into the waters Thu night and move
S across the waters Fri and Fri night. A coastal trough will
develop Thu night through Fri night as high pressure builds in
from the NW.


$$

PZZ820-111230-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
202 PM PST Sun Dec 10 2017

.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

$$

PZZ920-111230-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
202 PM PST Sun Dec 10 2017

.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON...S winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE.
Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N. Seas 6 to
9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
8 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ825-111230-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
202 PM PST Sun Dec 10 2017

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas
5 to 6 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.

$$

PZZ925-111230-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
202 PM PST Sun Dec 10 2017

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW.
Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.

$$

PZZ830-111230-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
202 PM PST Sun Dec 10 2017

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to
8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 14 ft.

$$

PZZ930-111230-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
202 PM PST Sun Dec 10 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds less than 5 kt, becoming variable. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.

$$

PZZ835-111230-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
202 PM PST Sun Dec 10 2017

.TONIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.

$$

PZZ935-111230-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
202 PM PST Sun Dec 10 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 14 ft.

$$

PZZ840-111230-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
202 PM PST Sun Dec 10 2017

.TONIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE and TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 7 to 13
ft.


$$

PZZ940-111230-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
202 PM PST Sun Dec 10 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

$$

PZZ945-111230-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
202 PM PST Sun Dec 10 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming NW. Seas 4 to
5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Rowland. Ocean Prediction Center.



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