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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 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.

PZZ899-281745-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
STRENGTHEN TONIGHT INTO WED NEAR THE NRN CALIFORNIA COAST...AND
THEN WEAKEN LATER WED INTO THU. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
THE NRN WATERS WED NIGHT AND EARLY THU...THEN MOVE SLOWLY SE OVER
THE AREA LATER THU INTO FRI NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
STRENGTHEN NEAR THE SRN CALIFORNIA COAST FRI NIGHT THROUGH SUN
NIGHT AS HIGH PRES BUILDS E TOWARD THE SRN WATERS. A LOW PRES
CENTER WILL PASS N OF THE WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT. A COLD
FRONT WILL THEN APPROACH THE NW PORTION LATE SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-281745-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ920-281745-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW EARLY. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT...BUILDING TO
8 TO 12 FT EARLY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW EARLY. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ825-281745-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW EARLY.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ925-281745-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ830-281745-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ930-281745-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

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

$$

PZZ835-281745-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

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

$$

PZZ935-281745-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ840-281745-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ940-281745-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ945-281745-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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