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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
816 PM PST SUN JAN 25 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.

PZZ899-261630-
816 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE
WATERS FROM THE W TONIGHT AND MON...THEN DRIFT E ACROSS THE NRN
WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD OVER THE NW WATERS LATE TUE NIGHT AND WED...THEN
PERSIST WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT AS A LOW PRES TROUGH DEVELOPS
NEAR THE COAST.

$$

PZZ820-261630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
816 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ920-261630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
816 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ825-261630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
816 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ925-261630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
816 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ830-261630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
816 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT AND MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ930-261630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
816 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT AND MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

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PZZ835-261630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
816 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ935-261630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
816 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ840-261630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
816 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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PZZ940-261630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
816 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

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PZZ945-261630-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
816 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

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.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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