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 180327
OFFPZ6

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
827 PM PDT WED SEP 17 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.

PZZ899-181615-
827 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS WILL WEAKEN TONIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER WILL DRIFT
E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT AND THU WHILE WEAKENING...THEN
DISSIPATE THU NIGHT. A COASTAL LOW PRES TROUGH WILL INTENSIFY FRI
INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN SAT INTO SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD JUST NW OF THE AREA FRI INTO SAT...WEAKEN LATE SAT AND SAT
NIGHT...DRIFT E INTO THE NRN WATERS SUN INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN
CONTINUE SE INTO THE N AND CENTRAL WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-181615-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
827 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF
FOG EARLY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ920-181615-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
827 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ825-181615-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
827 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ925-181615-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
827 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ830-181615-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
827 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ930-181615-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
827 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ835-181615-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
827 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PZZ935-181615-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
827 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PZZ840-181615-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
827 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ940-181615-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
827 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ945-181615-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
827 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. 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.