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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
215 PM PST SAT DEC 10 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.

PZZ899-111015-
215 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE S
THROUGH THE CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT AND SUN...THEN WEAKEN AND
DISSIPATE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS SUN NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
CONTINUE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS THROUGH SUN...THEN WEAKEN SUN NIGHT
INTO MON NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT N OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS
MON NIGHT INTO TUE AS A WEAK LOW ENTERS THE N CENTRAL WATERS FROM
THE SW. THE LOW WILL CROSS THE WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT...AND
PUSH THE FRONT SLOWLY S OVER THE THE CENTRAL WATERS LATE TUE INTO
WED. ANOTHER WEAK LOW WILL MOVE ALONG THE FRONT ACROSS THE CENTRAL
PORTION LATE WED AND WED NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD W OF THE
WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-111015-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
215 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20
KT...THEN BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ920-111015-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
215 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
BECOMING 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING E TO NE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ825-111015-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
215 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6
TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...WINDS VEERING TO N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ925-111015-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
215 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6
TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN
BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ830-111015-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
215 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT. AREAS OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6
TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ930-111015-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
215 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6
TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT.
.THU...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ835-111015-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
215 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6
TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ935-111015-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
215 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ840-111015-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
215 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO NW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ940-111015-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
215 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15
KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN
BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ945-111015-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
215 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT AND SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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