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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
146 AM PST SAT DEC 20 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.

PZZ899-210000-
146 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE
SRN WATERS WILL DRIFT N THROUGH THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS TODAY
THROUGH TUE...THEN WEAKEN TUE NIGHT AND WED. A LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE SRN COAST TONIGHT...EXPAND N ALONG THE
COAST SUN INTO MON NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A
WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE N AND CENTRAL WATERS LATE WED
AND WED NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-210000-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
146 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 15 TO 19 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY...THEN AREAS OF FOG LATE
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 16 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS EARLY.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ920-210000-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
146 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
16 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 17 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 15 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS EARLY.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT.

$$

PZZ825-210000-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
146 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 14 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
N 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ925-210000-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
146 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15
TO 18 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10
TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ830-210000-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
146 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 13 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
10 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ930-210000-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
146 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ835-210000-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
146 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 16 TO 18 FT SUBSIDING TO 14 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15
FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ935-210000-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
146 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 14
FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10
TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ840-210000-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
146 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS W.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING N
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST W.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST W.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST W.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST W.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST W.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST
W.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11
FT...HIGHEST W.

$$

PZZ940-210000-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
146 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS NW.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO
15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ945-210000-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
146 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT BUILDING TO 12 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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