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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
805 PM PST TUE DEC 6 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.

PZZ899-071645-
805 PM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY
MOVE E TO A POSITION ALONG 125W TONIGHT...THEN BUILD ACROSS THE
SOUTHERN WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL PERSIST ACROSS
THE SOUTHERN WATERS THROUGH FRIDAY...THEN WEAKEN FRIDAY NIGHT. A
WARM FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE FAR NW PORTION LATE TONIGHT...THEN
CONTINUE NE OVER THE WATERS WED AS A COLD FRONT MOVES INTO THE
AREA. THE COLD FRONT WILL SLOWLY MOVE S ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS
WED NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN MOVE INTO THE SRN WATERS SAT
BEFORE DISSIPATING SAT NIGHT. WEAK LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE NRN
WATERS SUN...THEN MOVE INTO THE N PORTION SUN NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-071645-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
805 PM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...WINDS VEERING TO E TO SE 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SE
30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ920-071645-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
805 PM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9
TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
10 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9
TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 14
FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ825-071645-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
805 PM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT.
.WED...WINDS INCREASING TO SE 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SE 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7
TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ925-071645-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
805 PM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7
TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6
TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ830-071645-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
805 PM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10
FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ930-071645-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
805 PM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ835-071645-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
805 PM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9
FT.
.SAT...WINDS VEERING TO N 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ935-071645-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
805 PM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

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

$$

PZZ840-071645-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
805 PM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ940-071645-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
805 PM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ945-071645-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
805 PM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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