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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
857 PM PDT Sat Jul 22 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.

PZZ899-231800-
857 PM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A strong low pres trough near the
N California coast will persist through Mon night, then continue
through Thu night while slowly weakening. A high pres ridge just NW
of the waters will slowly strengthen while drifting NW tonight
through Sun night, and stall NW of the area Mon and Mon night. The
ridge will slowly return SE while slowly weakening Tue and Tue
night, then persist just NW of the waters Wed through Thu night.

$$

PZZ820-231800-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
857 PM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft, highest E.
.SUN...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 10 to 14 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas building to 11 to 16 ft.
.MON...N winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to
16 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 14 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 11 ft.
.WED...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT and THU...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ920-231800-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
857 PM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft, highest SE.
Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less early.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.MON NIGHT and TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT through THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9
ft.

$$

PZZ825-231800-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
857 PM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less early.
.SUN...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft, subsiding to 8 to 13
ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ925-231800-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
857 PM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 14 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 12 to 14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 13 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.THU...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ830-231800-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
857 PM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN NIGHT and MON...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 10
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6
to 9 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9
ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ930-231800-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
857 PM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 8 to 12 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.TUE and TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT and THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ835-231800-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
857 PM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 6 to 9
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 5 to 7
ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ935-231800-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
857 PM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ840-231800-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
857 PM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Winds and seas
highest W.
.SUN...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4
to 7 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds less than 5 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 4 to 8
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ940-231800-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
857 PM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ945-231800-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
857 PM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT and WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Kells. Ocean Prediction Center.


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