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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
202 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

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.

PZZ899-261300-
202 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...HIGH PRES OVER THE NRN WATERS
WILL WEAKEN EARLY TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL SLOWLY APPROACH THE
WATERS FROM THE W TONIGHT AND MON...THEN DRIFT ACROSS THE NRN
WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE NW WATERS LATE TUE NIGHT AND WED...THEN
PERSIST WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT AS A LOW PRES TROUGH SLOWLY
DEVELOPS NEAR THE COAST.

$$

PZZ820-261300-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
202 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20
KT...HIGHEST S BECOMING HIGHEST N. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9
FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT...THEN SE PORTION INCREASING
TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...HIGHEST SE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...HIGHEST SE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 6
TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ920-261300-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
202 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION BECOMING N
TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...NW PORTION...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO
15 KT. SE PORTION...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20
KT THU NIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ825-261300-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
202 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10
KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...HIGHEST E. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ925-261300-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
202 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ830-261300-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
202 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ930-261300-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
202 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ835-261300-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
202 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING BECOMING E TO SE
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ935-261300-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
202 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 9
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ840-261300-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
202 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT AND MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST W.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT W OF 120W INCREASING TO
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT
FAR W PORTION TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT THU NIGHT...HIGHEST
W.

$$

PZZ940-261300-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
202 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT AND MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5
TO 9 FT...HIGHEST NW.

$$

PZZ945-261300-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
202 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST NW.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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