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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
810 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

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.

PZZ899-230630-
810 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE
CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS WILL PERSIST THROUGH TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN
TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE CENTRAL AND SRN
COAST WILL SLOWLY EXPAND N TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN TUE AND TUE
NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE THROUGH THE NRN AND CENTRAL
WATERS AS WEAK LOW PRES DEVELOPS NE ALONG THE FRONT WED INTO EARLY WED
NIGHT. THE COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE SRN WATERS WED NIGHT
AND THU. HIGH PRES W AND NW OF AREA WILL BUILD INTO THE N AND
CENTRAL AREAS LATE WED INTO THU...THEN WEAKEN SLOWLY THU NIGHT
INTO FRI NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-230630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
810 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N
TO NW 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ920-230630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
810 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10
TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ825-230630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
810 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 18
FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ925-230630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
810 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35
KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 17 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ830-230630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
810 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ930-230630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
810 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ835-230630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
810 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ935-230630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
810 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 15
FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ840-230630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
810 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14
FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ940-230630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
810 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14
FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ945-230630-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
810 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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