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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
142 PM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

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.

PZZ899-240945-
142 PM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A high pressure ridge across
the central and S waters will weaken tonight through Wed. A cold
front over the far NW waters will move SE across the northern
areas tonight, then continue across the central and S waters Wed
through Thu. High pressure will approach from the W on Thu
night, then expand across the central waters and persist Fri
through Sat night. A low pressure trough will strengthen along
the southern California coast Fri and Fri night, then weaken Sat
and Sat night. A cold front will slowly approach the NW waters
from the NW Sat night and Sun, then move into the far NW part
Sun night.

$$

PZZ820-240945-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
142 PM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. Rain.
.WED...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to
14 ft. Rain. Scattered showers.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.THU...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft. Scattered showers.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 16 to 19 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW. Seas 12 to 15 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.SAT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 6 to
10 ft.

$$

PZZ920-240945-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
142 PM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to
30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft. Rain.
.WED...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft. Scattered showers.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft.
.THU...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 21 ft. Scattered showers.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 16 to 21 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 12 to
15 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to
15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ825-240945-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
142 PM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
8 to 13 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.THU...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW. Seas 13 to 17 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 12 to 15 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to
20 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 6 to
8 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ925-240945-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
142 PM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas
10 to 14 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.THU...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 15 to 18 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 12 to
15 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 9 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ830-240945-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
142 PM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable 5 to
15 kt, then, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to
12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.THU...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft. Scattered showers.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N less than 10 kt.
Seas 13 to 15 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ930-240945-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
142 PM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.THU...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft. Scattered showers.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 12 to 16 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 12 to
15 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable.
Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ835-240945-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
142 PM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 12 to
14 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ935-240945-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
142 PM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 6 to
8 ft.
.WED...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW. Seas 7 to
11 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
13 to 14 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ840-240945-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
142 PM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ940-240945-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
142 PM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
6 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 13 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
8 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ945-240945-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
142 PM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Holley. Ocean Prediction Center.



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