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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
751 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

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.

PZZ899-181645-
751 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A cold front will move S into
the northern waters tonight, continue into the central waters Sun
into Sun night, then pass S across the southern waters Mon. A low
pressure trough will strengthen along the California coast Mon,
weaken Mon night, then persist into Wed. Another cold front will
move into the northern waters Wed night. High pressure will build
in from the northwest Thu and Thu night.

$$

PZZ820-181645-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
751 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SUN...NW winds increasing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 12 to 20
ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds increasing to 30 to 40 kt. Seas building
to 15 to 26 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON...N winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 16 to
24 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 18 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming
S to SW. Seas subsiding to 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Winds backing to N 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU...N winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 10 to 16
ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming NW. Seas becoming 13 to
17 ft.

$$

PZZ920-181645-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
751 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN...NW winds increasing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 12 to 20
ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds increasing to 30 to 40 kt. Seas building
to 15 to 25 ft.
.MON...N winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 15 to
24 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 17 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming W to
NW. Seas subsiding to 8 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 10
ft.
.WED...Winds shifting to E 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Winds backing to N to NE 5 to 15 kt, then becoming N 10
to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU...N winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 10 to 16
ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW. Seas becoming 13 to
17 ft.

$$

PZZ825-181645-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
751 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SUN...NW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14
ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 35 kt. Seas
building to 12 to 21 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 30 to 35 kt, becoming N 25 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 18 to 23 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 13 to 19 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming
NW less than 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.
.WED...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas
subsiding to 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5
to 8 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8
to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 12 to 15 ft.

$$

PZZ925-181645-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
751 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft. Chance of
rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 12 to 20 ft.
.MON...N winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 16 to 22 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 12 to 19 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 9 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9
ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 6 to 8
ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building
to 8 to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 12 to 15
ft.

$$

PZZ830-181645-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
751 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 10 to 17 ft.
.MON...NW winds 30 to 35 kt, becoming N to NW 25 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 16 to 21 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas
15 to 20 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 7 to 11 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas subsiding
to 6 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5
to 7 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 9 to 14 ft.

$$

PZZ930-181645-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
751 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 16 ft.
.MON...N winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 14 to 21 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 19 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 7 to 11 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas subsiding to 6 to
8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 5
to 8 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 7
to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 10 to 13 ft.

$$

PZZ835-181645-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
751 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds increasing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas building
to 9 to 15 ft.
.MON...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 14 to 20 ft. Scattered
showers.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 16 to 19 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 11 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 8
to 12 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 5 to 7 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.

$$

PZZ935-181645-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
751 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds increasing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8
to 14 ft.
.MON...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 12 to 20 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 15 to 19 ft.
.TUE...N winds diminishing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 11 to
16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 12 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas subsiding
to 6 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N. Seas
subsiding to 5 to 7 ft.
.THU...N winds increasing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming NW 15 to 20
kt. Seas building to 6 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.

$$

PZZ840-181645-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
751 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 5
to 8 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds becoming 20 to 30 kt, then increasing to 30 to
40 kt. Seas building to 9 to 15 ft.
.MON...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas building to 10 to 17 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
11 to 18 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ940-181645-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
751 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6
to 9 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7
to 12 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 10 to 17 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 13 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 13 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 8 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ945-181645-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
751 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 4
to 7 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4
to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 7 to 11 ft.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 15 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 8 to 13 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Shaw. Ocean Prediction Center.


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