Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZPN26 KWBC 290949
OFFPZ6

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
149 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

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.

PZZ899-292230-
149 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...HIGH PRES OVER THE WATERS WILL
PERSIST TODAY AND TONIGHT THEN DRIFT W FRI...AND EXPAND ACROSS
THE REGION SAT AND SAT NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR THE COAST
WILL PERSIST INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN SAT NIGHT. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL PASS ACROSS THE N WATERS SUN AND SUN NIGHT. HIGH PRES
WILL REBUILD ACROSS THE WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-292230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
149 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ920-292230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
149 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ825-292230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
149 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ925-292230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
149 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ830-292230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
149 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ930-292230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
149 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ835-292230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
149 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ935-292230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
149 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ840-292230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
149 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

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

$$

PZZ940-292230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
149 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ945-292230-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
149 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.