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
FZPN36 KWBC 250923
OFFN36

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
123 AM PST SAT FEB 25 2017

CALIFORNIA WATERS FROM 60 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

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.

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...HIGH PRES OVER THE AREA WILL
PASS SE ACROSS THE OUTER CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS TODAY. A
WEAKENING LOW WILL MOVE S INTO THE NRN WATERS THIS MORNING. THE
LOW WILL CONTINUE SE ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST TODAY AND
TONIGHT. THE LOW WILL BRIEFLY STRENGTHEN TONIGHT BEFORE
DISSIPATING AS IT MOVES INLAND S OF POINT CONCEPTION SUN. A COLD
FRONT WILL DISSIPATE AS IT MOVES S OVER THE N AND INTO THE
CENTRAL WATERS SUN INTO SUN NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E
INTO THE AREA N OF POINT REYES MON INTO WED NIGHT. A WEAK LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL FORM ALONG THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST
TUE...THEN SLOWLY EXPAND N ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST TUE NIGHT
INTO WED NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA...SOUTH TO
GUADALUPE ISLAND

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER KOSIER. 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.