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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
745 PM PST Fri Nov 17 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.

PZZ899-181715-
745 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A high pressure ridge will
persist over the NW portion tonight, then build south over the
central waters Sat and Sat night. A cold front will approach the
waters from NW Sun as the ridge shifts to the SE portion. The
ridge axis will persist across the central waters Sun night
through Wed night. A cold front will move SE into the northern
waters Sun night and Mon before lifting N across the area Mon
night.

$$

PZZ820-181715-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
745 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 6 ft.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building
to 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 9 to 15 ft.
.MON...Winds diminishing to W to SW 15 to 25 kt, then becoming N to
NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE 15 to 25 kt.
Seas subsiding to 7 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT and WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.

$$

PZZ920-181715-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
745 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
8 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N less than 10 kt. Seas
subsiding to 8 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Winds veering to SE 10 to 20 kt, then becoming S to SE
20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 8 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 10 to 15 ft.
.WED and WED NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.

$$

PZZ825-181715-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
745 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 5 to 6
ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming S 10
to 20 kt. Seas becoming 8 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.WED...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.

$$

PZZ925-181715-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
745 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to
8 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 20 to 30 kt. Seas
8 to 11 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED and WED NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.

$$

PZZ830-181715-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
745 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

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

$$

PZZ930-181715-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
745 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.SUN...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds diminishing to 10 to 15 kt, then becoming
S 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED and WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

$$

PZZ835-181715-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
745 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

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

$$

PZZ935-181715-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
745 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6
to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 5 to
7 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5
to 9 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ840-181715-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
745 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7
ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT through MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT through WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.

$$

PZZ940-181715-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
745 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN and SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft.
.MON NIGHT and TUE...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT and WED...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ945-181715-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
745 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7
ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT and MON...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT and TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7
ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6
ft.

$$

.Forecaster Musonda. Ocean Prediction Center.



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