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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
236 AM PDT THU OCT 23 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.

PZZ899-232230-
236 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS
THE CENTRAL AREAS TODAY. HIGH PRES ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL
BECOME WEAKER TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN SETTLE ACROSS THE SRN
WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE SRN
CALIFORNIA COAST WILL BECOME WEAKER TODAY...THEN DISSIPATE TONIGHT.
DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE INTO THE FAR NW WATERS FRI AND LIFT
N OF THE AREA FRI NIGHT AND SAT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE
W AND NW OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT
NIGHT...THEN PERSIST TO THE W OF THE AREA THROUGH SUN NIGHT...AND
BECOME WEAKER MON AND MON NIGHT. A COASTAL TROUGH WILL DEVELOP
ALONG THE CENTRAL AND SRN COASTS LATE SUN AND SUN NIGHT...THEN
WEAKEN THROUGH MON NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-232230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
236 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...BUILDING TO
12 TO 20 FT LATE.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ920-232230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
236 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ825-232230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
236 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
9 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ925-232230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
236 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ830-232230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
236 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ930-232230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
236 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 13 TO
16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ835-232230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
236 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ935-232230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
236 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ840-232230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
236 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ940-232230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
236 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ945-232230-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
236 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...
THEN...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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