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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
257 PM PDT WED SEP 17 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.

PZZ899-181100-
257 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS WILL WEAKEN TONIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER WILL DRIFT E
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT AND THU WHILE WEAKENING...THEN
DISSIPATE THU NIGHT. A COASTAL LOW PRES TROUGH WILL INTENSIFY FRI
INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN SAT INTO SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD JUST NW OF THE AREA FRI INTO SAT...WEAKEN LATE SAT AND SAT
NIGHT...DRIFT E INTO THE NRN WATERS SUN INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN
CONTINUE SE INTO THE N AND CENTRAL WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-181100-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
257 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6
TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ920-181100-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
257 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN
SHIFTING TO N TO NW LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
EARLY.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ825-181100-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
257 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ925-181100-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
257 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N
TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ830-181100-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
257 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ930-181100-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
257 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 6
TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ835-181100-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
257 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ935-181100-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
257 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NW.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ840-181100-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
257 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NW.

$$

PZZ940-181100-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
257 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ945-181100-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
257 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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