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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
913 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 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.

PZZ899-251715-
913 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A WARM FRONT OVER THE N WATERS
WILL MOVE N OF THE REGION TONIGHT. STRONG LOW PRES JUST W OF
POINT REYES WILL MOVE INTO THE N WATERS TONIGHT WHILE
INTENSIFYING...THEN LIFT N OF THE AREA SAT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
IN FROM THE W AND NW OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS LATE SAT AND
SAT NIGHT...THEN PERSIST OVER THE CENTRAL AND S WATERS THROUGH WED
NIGHT. A COASTAL TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE CENTRAL AND SRN
COASTS LATE SUN AND SUN NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN THROUGH TUE NIGHT. A
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE N WATERS LATE TUE AND TUE NIGHT THEN
DISSIPATE WED. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE N WATERS WED
NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-251715-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
913 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 16 TO 20 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINSHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO
18 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ920-251715-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
913 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...INCREASING TO 40 TO 50 KT LATE.
SEAS 13 TO 22 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 23 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ825-251715-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
913 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 19 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 12 TO 21 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ925-251715-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
913 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT
LATE. SEAS 15 TO 25 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 17 TO 23 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ830-251715-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
913 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
12 TO 20 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ930-251715-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
913 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT...BUILDING TO
15 TO 24 FT LATE.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 14 TO 23 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ835-251715-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
913 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
9 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ935-251715-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
913 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ840-251715-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
913 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ940-251715-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
913 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ945-251715-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
913 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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