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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
859 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 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.

PZZ899-221715-
859 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE
CENTRAL WATERS WILL DRIFT S TONIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...THEN MOVE
OVER THE SRN WATERS WHILE WEAKENING WED AND WED NIGHT. A
WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE FAR NW PORTION
TONIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE MON INTO MON NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE OVER THE NW PORTION TUE...THEN CONTINUE SE ACROSS THE
WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING AS THE ASSOCIATED
LOW PRES PASSES TO THE NW OF THE AREA. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT...THEN SHIFT
N OVER THE NRN WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
DEVELOP ALONG THE SRN AND CENTRAL COAST THU THROUGH FRI NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-221715-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT LATE.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ920-221715-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 18 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ825-221715-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ925-221715-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13
FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ830-221715-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TONIGHT AND MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ930-221715-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS
11 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ835-221715-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO
5 TO 9 FT LATE.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ935-221715-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TONIGHT AND MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ840-221715-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ940-221715-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ945-221715-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
859 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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