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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
856 AM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

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.

PZZ899-260400-
856 AM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR THE
CALIFORNIA COAST WILL PERSIST TODAY INTO MON NIGHT...THEN
STRENGTHEN TUE INTO WED NIGHT BEFORE WEAKENING THU AND THU NIGHT.
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE NRN WATERS MON NIGHT...THEN
DISSIPATE TUE. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE NRN WATERS
WED NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE OVER THE AREA THU INTO THU NIGHT.
OTHERWISE...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PREVAIL ACROSS THE WATERS INTO
THU NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-260400-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
856 AM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ920-260400-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
856 AM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT AND MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ825-260400-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
856 AM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW EARLY. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.

$$

PZZ925-260400-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
856 AM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT AND MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW EARLY. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ830-260400-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
856 AM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ930-260400-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
856 AM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.

$$

PZZ835-260400-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
856 AM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ935-260400-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
856 AM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ840-260400-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
856 AM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N EARLY. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ940-260400-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
856 AM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT EARLY. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ945-260400-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
856 AM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER HOLLEY. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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