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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
852 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

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.

PZZ899-251800-
852 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A strong low pres trough near
the N California coast tonight, will weaken Tue, then persist
through Sat night. A high pres ridge NW of the waters will remain
nearly stationary tonight. The ridge will move slowly SE while
weakening Tue and Tue night, then persist just NW of the waters
Wed through Thu night. This ridge will drift SE over the NW
portion Fri and Fri night. A cold front approaching from the NW
on Sat will move into the N waters on Sat night.

$$

PZZ820-251800-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
852 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 16 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 12 ft.
.WED...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT and FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ920-251800-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
852 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT and FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ825-251800-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
852 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft. Chance of rain.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 12 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.FRI and FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ925-251800-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
852 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 14 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 12 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ830-251800-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
852 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9
ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9
ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT through FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to
10 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ930-251800-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
852 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT and THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT and SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ835-251800-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
852 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 9
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6
to 9 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8
ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ935-251800-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
852 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT and FRI...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ840-251800-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
852 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT and THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT and FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ940-251800-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
852 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6
to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT through SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to
9 ft.

$$

PZZ945-251800-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
852 PM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU and THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
6 to 7 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Musonda. Ocean Prediction Center.


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