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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
124 AM PST Mon Nov 20 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.

PZZ899-202200-
124 AM PST Mon Nov 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A high pressure ridge will
remain over the SE waters through Wed night, then weaken and
slowly shift further NW Thu into Fri night. A weak low center
will approach the N portion Fri night.

$$

PZZ820-202200-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
124 AM PST Mon Nov 20 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft. Rain and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. Chance of rain
and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
building to 10 to 16 ft. Areas of fog and chance of rain with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
7 to 9 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ920-202200-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
124 AM PST Mon Nov 20 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Areas of
fog and chance of rain with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. Rain and areas
of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 10 to 17 ft. Rain.
Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to
12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
8 to 10 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ825-202200-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
124 AM PST Mon Nov 20 2017

.TODAY...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ925-202200-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
124 AM PST Mon Nov 20 2017

.TODAY...S to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Chance of
rain. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 16 ft.
Chance of rain. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Areas of fog.
Chance of rain. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 9 to
11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to
20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ830-202200-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
124 AM PST Mon Nov 20 2017

.TODAY...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ930-202200-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
124 AM PST Mon Nov 20 2017

.TODAY...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt, then,
becoming S. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 8 to
11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ835-202200-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
124 AM PST Mon Nov 20 2017

.TODAY...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ935-202200-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
124 AM PST Mon Nov 20 2017

.TODAY...SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable.
Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 6 to
8 ft.

$$

PZZ840-202200-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
124 AM PST Mon Nov 20 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming NW. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ940-202200-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
124 AM PST Mon Nov 20 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming NW. Seas 4 to
5 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 6 to
7 ft.

$$

PZZ945-202200-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
124 AM PST Mon Nov 20 2017

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to
15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
4 to 7 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Nolt. Ocean Prediction Center.


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