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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
316 AM PDT SAT AUG 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.

PZZ899-232330-
316 AM PDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A STRONG HIGH PRES CENTER WILL
PERSIST NW OF THE AREA THROUGH SUN...THEN GRADUALLY WEAKEN SUN
NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR THE CALIFORNIA
COAST WILL INTENSIFY TODAY INTO MON...THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN MON NIGHT
INTO WED NIGHT. LONG PERIOD SLY SWELL FROM TROPICAL CYCLONE
ACTIVITY IN THE EASTERN PACIFIC S OF THE AREA WILL AFFECT THE FAR
SRN WATERS THROUGH THE PERIOD. SEE THE LATEST NATIONAL HURRICANE
CENTER ADVISORIES FOR TROPICAL STORM LOWELL AND HURRICANE MARIE.

$$

PZZ820-232330-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
316 AM PDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT AND SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE
PORTION TO 10 KT OR LESS LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ920-232330-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
316 AM PDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ825-232330-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
316 AM PDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9
FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ925-232330-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
316 AM PDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ830-232330-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
316 AM PDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST N. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE...HIGHEST NW. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT
OVER SE PORTION VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 7 TO 9
FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ930-232330-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
316 AM PDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST N. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 7 TO
11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...HIGHEST NW. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ835-232330-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
316 AM PDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.

$$

PZZ935-232330-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
316 AM PDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST N. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ840-232330-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
316 AM PDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ940-232330-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
316 AM PDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ945-232330-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
316 AM PDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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