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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
301 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 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.

PZZ899-192245-
301 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
STRENGTHEN ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN
WEAKEN SAT AND SAT NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE WATERS SUN
AND SUN NIGHT. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NW
PORTION SUN NIGHT AND MON...THEN DISSIPATE ACROSS THE CENTRAL
WATERS MON NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE WATERS S OF POINT
REYES TUE...AHEAD OF THE NEXT COLD FRONT. THE FRONT WILL MOVE INTO
THE NW PORTION TUE NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-192245-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
301 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ920-192245-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
301 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ825-192245-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
301 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW
LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ925-192245-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
301 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ830-192245-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
301 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE EARLY...THEN...
BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ930-192245-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
301 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ835-192245-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
301 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ935-192245-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
301 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ840-192245-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
301 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ940-192245-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
301 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ945-192245-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
301 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT EARLY. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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