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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
216 PM PST SUN NOV 23 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.

PZZ899-241115-
216 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST
SW TO NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH TUE...
THEN WEAKEN TUE NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT WHILE DRIFTING SLOWLY SE
ACROSS THE WATERS. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST NEAR THE SRN AND
CENTRAL COASTS TONIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN TUE. A
WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE INTO THE N AND CENTRAL WATERS
WED NIGHT INTO THU. LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE NRN WATERS FRI...
THEN PASS JUST N OF THE AREA FRI NIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT
INTO THE REGION.

$$

PZZ820-241115-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
216 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING
S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE
PORTION N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT...HIGHEST NW.
.THU...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11
FT...HIGHEST NW.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ920-241115-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
216 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
9 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 10 TO
13 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
10 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ825-241115-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
216 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15
KT...HIGHEST SE. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ925-241115-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
216 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION
BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT THROUGHOUT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS
BECOMING 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST
NW.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ830-241115-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
216 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT AND MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST SE. SEAS 9 TO 10
FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10
FT...HIGHEST NW.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.

$$

PZZ930-241115-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
216 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST SE. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NW.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO
11 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NW.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ835-241115-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
216 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT AND MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST NW.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ935-241115-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
216 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT AND MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST SE. SEAS 9 TO 10
FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT...HIGHEST NW.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ840-241115-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
216 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS W.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS W.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS W.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10
KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ940-241115-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
216 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST NW.
.FRI...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ945-241115-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
216 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS 7
TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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