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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
220 PM PST FRI DEC 9 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.

PZZ899-101015-
220 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...WEAK LOW PRES WILL PASS E
ALONG A STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO SAT
AND PULL THE FRONT S THROUGH THE CENTRAL WATERS SAT THROUGH SUN.
THE FRONT WILL DISSIPATE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS SUN NIGHT. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS THROUGH
SUN...THEN WEAKEN SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT AS THE FRONT
APPROACHES. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT N OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS TUE
AND TUE NIGHT WHILE ANOTHER WEAK LOW MOVES ALONG THE FRONT. THE
FRONT WILL THEN CONTINUE TO MOVE N INTO THE NRN WATERS WED AND
WED NIGHT AS A STRONGER LOW APPROACHES FROM THE W.

$$

PZZ820-101015-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
220 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N
TO NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6
TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ920-101015-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
220 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO
NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ825-101015-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
220 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ925-101015-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
220 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN
BECOMING SW. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ830-101015-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
220 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT...
THEN...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ930-101015-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
220 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ835-101015-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
220 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ935-101015-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
220 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ840-101015-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
220 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

$$

PZZ940-101015-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
220 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ945-101015-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
220 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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