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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
212 PM PST SUN FEB 19 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.

PZZ899-201115-
212 PM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...STRONG LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE
OVER THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO MON...WITH ANOTHER LOW TO FOLLOW
MON INTO MON NIGHT. THE COLD FRONT OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL
MOVE SE INTO THE SRN WATERS TUE AND DISSIPATE. WEAKENING LOW PRES
WILL APPROACH THE AREA TUE AND DISSIPATE AS IT MOVES INTO THE
CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE AREA
WED THROUGH FRI. A WEAKENING LOW PRES AREA WILL MOVE S INTO
NORTHERN WATERS FRI NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-201115-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
212 PM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW AND INCREASING
TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 12 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING
W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ920-201115-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
212 PM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
11 TO 17 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO
SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO NW 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING
W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N
TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7
TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10
FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS BUILDING TO
9 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ825-201115-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
212 PM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 12 TO 17
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11
TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11
FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ925-201115-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
212 PM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
10 TO 16 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SW
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12
TO 17 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7
TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 7 TO 11
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS
BECOMING 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ830-201115-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
212 PM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. RAIN. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 12 TO 15 FT. SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 12
TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W 10
TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13
FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12
FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ930-201115-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
212 PM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 13 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13
TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13
FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
BECOMING 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ835-201115-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
212 PM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11
TO 15 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ935-201115-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
212 PM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS BECOMING 6
TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ840-201115-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
212 PM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
W. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ940-201115-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
212 PM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12
FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ945-201115-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
212 PM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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