Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZPN26 KWBC 222200
OFFPZ6

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
300 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 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.

PZZ899-231145-
300 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE W
OF THE WATERS WILL PERSIST TONIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT. THE RIDGE
WILL STRENGTHEN TONIGHT THROUGH SUN...THEN BECOME WEAKER SUN
NIGHT INTO MON. A COASTAL TROUGH WILL DEVELOP OVER N AND CENTRAL
AREAS LATER TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY SUN NIGHT...THEN PERSIST THROUGH
WED NIGHT.


$$

PZZ820-231145-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
300 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ920-231145-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
300 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ825-231145-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
300 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

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

$$

PZZ925-231145-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
300 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ830-231145-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
300 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ930-231145-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
300 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ835-231145-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
300 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ935-231145-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
300 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ840-231145-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
300 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

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

$$

PZZ940-231145-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
300 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

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

$$

PZZ945-231145-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
300 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.


$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.