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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
824 PM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

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.

PZZ899-291645-
824 PM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR THE NRN
CALIFORNIA COAST WILL WEAKEN TONIGHT INTO THU. A WEAK LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL APPROACH THE NRN WATERS FROM THE NW THU...THEN MOVE
SLOWLY SE OVER THE AREA THU NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL
REMAIN N OF THE AREA INTO SUN BEFORE DISSIPATING SUN NIGHT. A
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW MON NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL STRENGTHEN NEAR THE SRN CALIFORNIA COAST FRI NIGHT THROUGH
SUN NIGHT AS HIGH PRES BUILDS E TOWARD THE AREA.

$$

PZZ820-291645-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
824 PM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

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

$$

PZZ920-291645-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
824 PM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 9
FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.

$$

PZZ825-291645-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
824 PM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

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

$$

PZZ925-291645-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
824 PM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

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

$$

PZZ830-291645-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
824 PM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

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

$$

PZZ930-291645-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
824 PM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

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

$$

PZZ835-291645-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
824 PM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ935-291645-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
824 PM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

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

$$

PZZ840-291645-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
824 PM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ940-291645-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
824 PM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ945-291645-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
824 PM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N EARLY. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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