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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
856 PM PDT MON SEP 22 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.

PZZ899-231645-
856 PM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE
CENTRAL WATERS WILL DRIFT S TONIGHT...THEN MOVE OVER THE SRN
WATERS WHILE WEAKENING TUE INTO FRI. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT OVER
THE NRN WATERS WILL DISSIPATE TONIGHT. A STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE OVER THE NW PORTION TUE...THEN CONTINUE SE ACROSS THE WATERS
TUE NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING AS THE ASSOCIATED LOW
PRES PASSES TO THE NW OF THE AREA. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT. A LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE SRN AND CENTRAL COAST THU
THROUGH FRI NIGHT...THEN EXPAND N SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-231645-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
856 PM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST W.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ920-231645-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
856 PM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 22
FT...HIGHEST W.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT...HIGHEST W.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ825-231645-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
856 PM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9
FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ925-231645-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
856 PM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT LATE. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
EARLY.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ830-231645-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
856 PM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ930-231645-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
856 PM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 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 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ835-231645-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
856 PM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO
7 TO 11 FT LATE.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ935-231645-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
856 PM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ840-231645-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
856 PM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT AND TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT.


$$

PZZ940-231645-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
856 PM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

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


$$

PZZ945-231645-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
856 PM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

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