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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
758 PM PST THU JAN 29 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.

PZZ899-301630-
758 PM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE NW
WATERS WILL PERSIST TONIGHT THROUGH SUN...DRIFT SE INTO THE
CENTRAL WATERS SAT NIGHT AND SUN...THEN PREVAIL OVER THE CENTRAL
WATERS SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
PERSIST NEAR THE COAST TONIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN SUN
INTO MON. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PASS E ACROSS THE FAR NRN WATERS
SAT NIGHT AND SUN. THE RIDGE WILL REBUILD ACROSS THE ENTIRE AREA
MON INTO TUE. LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE AND PASS NW OF THE AREA TUE
NIGHT...WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT SE TOWARD THE WATERS.

$$

PZZ820-301630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
758 PM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ920-301630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
758 PM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ825-301630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
758 PM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.

$$

PZZ925-301630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
758 PM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ830-301630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
758 PM PST THU JAN 29 2015

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

$$

PZZ930-301630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
758 PM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

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PZZ835-301630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
758 PM PST THU JAN 29 2015

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

$$

PZZ935-301630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
758 PM PST THU JAN 29 2015

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

$$

PZZ840-301630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
758 PM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ940-301630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
758 PM PST THU JAN 29 2015

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

$$

PZZ945-301630-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
758 PM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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