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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
902 AM PDT TUE JUL 26 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.

PZZ899-270515-
902 AM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...HIGH PRES W OF THE AREA WILL
PERSIST TODAY INTO WED. THE HIGH WILL DRIFT W AS IT SLOWLY
STRENGTHENS WED NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE
NRN AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST...WILL EXPAND N TO THE SRN
OREGON COAST LATER TODAY INTO WED...AND THEN PERSIST WED NIGHT
THROUGH SAT NIGHT. A DISSIPATING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE AND
REACH THE NW PORTION FRI INTO FRI NITE.

$$

PZZ820-270515-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
902 AM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ920-270515-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
902 AM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ825-270515-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
902 AM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ925-270515-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
902 AM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ830-270515-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
902 AM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ930-270515-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
902 AM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ835-270515-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
902 AM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ935-270515-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
902 AM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT AND WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ840-270515-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
902 AM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ940-270515-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
902 AM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT EARLY. SEAS 6
TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ945-270515-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
902 AM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT EARLY. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT EARLY. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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