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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
238 PM PDT Thu Aug 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.

PZZ899-181000-
238 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS... A low pres trough near the N
California coast will persist through Sat, strengthen Sat night
through Sun night, then weaken on Mon. A high pres ridge NW of
the area will persist tonight through Mon night, then move into
the northern waters Tue and Tue night. Weak low pres will develop
near the central California coast on Sun and move S across the
southern waters Sun night through Mon night.

$$

PZZ820-181000-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
238 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds increasing to 30 to 40 kt. Seas building to
9 to 16 ft.
.SUN...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ920-181000-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
238 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ825-181000-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
238 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 15 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding
to 6 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ925-181000-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
238 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.SUN...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 10 to 16 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ830-181000-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
238 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW.
Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas subsiding to 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 5 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ930-181000-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
238 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10
ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 10 to 14 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ835-181000-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
238 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

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

$$

PZZ935-181000-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
238 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to
10 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14
ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds becoming E to NE less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6
ft.

$$

PZZ840-181000-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
238 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT AND FRI...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to
10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
4 to 8 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ940-181000-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
238 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

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

$$

PZZ945-181000-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
238 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Reinhart. Ocean Prediction Center.


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