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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
259 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

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.

PZZ899-232230-
259 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST
ACROSS THE SE PORTION TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN WED. A COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NW PORTION TODAY...THEN MOVE INTO THE
CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT AND WED...THEN DISSIPATE AS IT CROSSES THE SRN
WATERS WED NIGHT AND THU. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE INTO THE NW
PORTION THU NIGHT INTO FRI. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG
THE CALIFORNIA COAST FRI...THEN PERSIST THROUGH SAT NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-232230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
259 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
EARLY.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS
9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ920-232230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
259 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ825-232230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
259 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ925-232230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
259 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ830-232230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
259 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.

$$

PZZ930-232230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
259 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ835-232230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
259 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ935-232230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
259 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ840-232230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
259 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ940-232230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
259 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ945-232230-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
259 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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