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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
200 AM 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.

PZZ899-252215-
200 AM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE N OF THE AREA
WILL WEAKEN TODAY. A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR THE COAST WILL WEAKEN
TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL SLOWLY APPROACH THE WATERS FROM THE W
TONIGHT INTO MON...THEN CROSS THE NRN WATERS LATE MON INTO MON
NIGHT. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE NW WATERS TUE AND TUE
NIGHT...THEN PERSIST WED THROUGH THU NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL SLOWLY DEVELOP NEAR THE COAST WED THROUGH THU NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-252215-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
200 AM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 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 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ920-252215-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
200 AM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

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

$$

PZZ825-252215-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
200 AM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

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

$$

PZZ925-252215-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
200 AM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

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

$$

PZZ830-252215-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
200 AM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.TONIGHT AND MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ930-252215-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
200 AM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

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

$$

PZZ835-252215-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
200 AM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. 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 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ935-252215-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
200 AM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.TONIGHT AND MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 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 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ840-252215-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
200 AM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ940-252215-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
200 AM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

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

$$

PZZ945-252215-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
200 AM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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