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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
319 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

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.

PZZ899-212215-
319 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...High pressure will persist
across the central waters today and tonight, then slowly shift N
Sun through Mon night. A low pressure trough along the S and
central California coast will gradually expand N along the coast
and strengthen through Wed night.

$$

PZZ820-212215-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
319 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 11 to 14 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
10 to 14 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.WED...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 35 kt.
Seas 8 to 14 ft.

$$

PZZ920-212215-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
319 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TODAY...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft. Chance of
rain.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 11 to 16 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then
becoming N to NW. Seas subsiding to 10 to 13 ft.
.MON...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to
13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 9 to 12 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.

$$

PZZ825-212215-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
319 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt. Seas
becoming 10 to 12 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 13 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas becoming 9 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.WED...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming 25 to 30 kt. Seas
becoming 11 to 14 ft.

$$

PZZ925-212215-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
319 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas becoming 10 to 12 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT and TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.WED...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 9 to 13 ft.

$$

PZZ830-212215-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
319 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt early,
then diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 11
ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT and MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas becoming 8 to 10 ft.
.WED...N winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

$$

PZZ930-212215-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
319 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt
early, then, becoming W 5 to 10 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to
15 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to
10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 12 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.

$$

PZZ835-212215-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
319 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 10 to
11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
8 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

$$

PZZ935-212215-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
319 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 10 to
11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.

$$

PZZ840-212215-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
319 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 6 to
10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ940-212215-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
319 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
8 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ945-212215-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
319 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to
12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.WED...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Bancroft. Ocean Prediction Center.



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