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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
133 AM PST SAT JAN 31 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.

PZZ899-312230-
133 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE NW
WATERS WILL PERSIST TODAY...DRIFT SE INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT
AND SUN...THEN PREVAIL OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN NIGHT THROUGH
TUE NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST NEAR THE COAST TODAY INTO
TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN SUN INTO MON. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PASS E
ACROSS THE FAR NRN WATERS TONIGHT AND SUN. THE RIDGE WILL REBUILD
ACROSS THE ENTIRE AREA MON INTO TUE. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE INTO THE FAR N WATERS MON NIGHT AND STALL...THEN LIFT N AS A
WARM FRONT TUE THROUGH WED NIGHT AS A LARGE AREA OF LOW PRES
DEVELOPS W OF THE WATERS.

$$

PZZ820-312230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
133 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 12 FT...HIGHEST W.

$$

PZZ920-312230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
133 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15
FT...HIGHEST W.

$$

PZZ825-312230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
133 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
7 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ925-312230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
133 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ830-312230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
133 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7
TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ930-312230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
133 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING
TO 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ835-312230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
133 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10
FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ935-312230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
133 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6
TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ840-312230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
133 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ940-312230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
133 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING
6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ945-312230-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
133 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...THEN DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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