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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
759 AM PST MON DEC 29 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.

PZZ899-300500-
759 AM PST MON DEC 29 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE AREA
WILL WEAKEN TODAY AND TONIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE COAST
WILL PERSIST INTO WED NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN THU AND THU NIGHT.
ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE WATERS FRI AND FRI
NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-300500-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
759 AM PST MON DEC 29 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO
8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ920-300500-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
759 AM PST MON DEC 29 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ825-300500-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
759 AM PST MON DEC 29 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ925-300500-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
759 AM PST MON DEC 29 2014

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6
FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS
4 FT.

$$

PZZ830-300500-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
759 AM PST MON DEC 29 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO
30 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ930-300500-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
759 AM PST MON DEC 29 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS
4 FT.

$$

PZZ835-300500-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
759 AM PST MON DEC 29 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PZZ935-300500-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
759 AM PST MON DEC 29 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ840-300500-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
759 AM PST MON DEC 29 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ940-300500-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
759 AM PST MON DEC 29 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ945-300500-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
759 AM PST MON DEC 29 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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