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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
908 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 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.

PZZ899-030530-
908 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...AN INLAND LOW PRES TROUGH OVER
CALIFORNIA WILL GRADUALLY STRENGTHEN AND SLOWLY EXPAND NORTHWARD
TODAY INTO WED NIGHT. THE TROUGH WILL THEN PERSIST NEAR THE COAST
THU INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE GRADUALLY WEAKENING. HIGH PRES WILL
PERSIST NW OF THE WATERS TODAY THROUGH SAT NIGHT...WHILE
STRENGTHENING TODAY INTO THU...THEN WEAKENING FRI INTO SAT NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-030530-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
908 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT BUILDING TO 8 TO 12
FT LATE.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9
TO 15 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...EXCEPT FAR NE PORTION
TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST E.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 14 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NE.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.FRI...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ920-030530-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
908 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS E.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS E.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ825-030530-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
908 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO
8 TO 11 FT LATE.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
PATCHY FOG. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS N.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS N.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS N. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.THU...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ925-030530-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
908 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO
9 FT LATE.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 11 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NE.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS NE.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS NE.
.THU...N WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ830-030530-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
908 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. PATCHY
FOG.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. PATCHY FOG
EARLY.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. PATCHY
FOG.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ930-030530-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
908 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ835-030530-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
908 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.

$$

PZZ935-030530-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
908 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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

$$

PZZ840-030530-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
908 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NW.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS NW. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NW.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NW. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS NW.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT.

$$

PZZ940-030530-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
908 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ945-030530-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
908 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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