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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
910 AM PDT WED SEP 17 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.

PZZ899-180515-
910 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS WILL WEAKEN TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER
WILL MOVE E INTO THE NRN WATERS LATE TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN
DISSIPATE LATE THU. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD JUST NW OF THE
AREA FRI INTO SAT...WEAKEN LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN DRIFT E
INTO THE NRN WATERS SUN INTO SUN NIGHT. A COASTAL LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL INTENSIFY FRI INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN SAT INTO SAT
NIGHT. TROPICAL STORM ODILE WAS OVER THE NE GULF OF CALIFORNIA
NEAR 30.6N 113.3W AT 8 AM PDT AND WAS MOVING NE AT 5 KT. ODILE IS
EXPECTED TO WEAKEN INTO A POST-TROPICAL LOW AND MOVE INLAND THIS
AFTERNOON. SEE THE LATEST NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER ADVISORY FOR
ODILE.

$$

PZZ820-180515-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
910 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LESS THAN 10
KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ920-180515-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
910 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN
SHIFTING TO N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS EARLY.
.THU...N WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LESS THAN 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ825-180515-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
910 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6
TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ925-180515-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
910 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10
FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ830-180515-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
910 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT LATE...HIGHEST NW.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ930-180515-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
910 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 9 TO
10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9
FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ835-180515-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
910 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION
BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ935-180515-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
910 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 6
TO 10 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NW.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NW.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ840-180515-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
910 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ940-180515-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
910 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ945-180515-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
910 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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