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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
819 PM PST SUN FEB 7 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.

PZZ899-081630-
819 PM PST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG
THE CALIFORNIA COAST WILL REMAIN STATIONARY TONIGHT...THEN MOVE
OFFSHORE AND DISSIPATE MON. A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE CENTRAL
AND NRN WATERS TONIGHT WILL PERSIST INTO EARLY MON...REDEVELOP TO
THE W OF THE SRN WATERS MON NIGHT AND THEN DRIFT N INTO THE
CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT AND WED. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
NRN WATERS LATE WED AND DISSIPATE WED NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE INTO THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS LATE THU AND THU
NIGHT...AND DISSIPATE BY FRI. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W
LATE THU NIGHT THEN MOVE E OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS FRI AND FRI
NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-081630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
819 PM PST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT BUILDING TO 7 TO 10
FT...HIGHEST NW.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
13 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ920-081630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
819 PM PST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.

$$

PZZ825-081630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
819 PM PST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING W TO SW
5 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO
14 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 12 TO
14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ925-081630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
819 PM PST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 15
FT.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.

$$

PZZ830-081630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
819 PM PST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ930-081630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
819 PM PST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS BUILDING
TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14
FT.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ835-081630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
819 PM PST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ935-081630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
819 PM PST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ840-081630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
819 PM PST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11
FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ940-081630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
819 PM PST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO
13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ945-081630-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
819 PM PST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.

$$
.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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