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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
751 AM PST THU DEC 25 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.

PZZ899-260645-
751 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE
COAST WILL PERSIST TODAY INTO FRI...THEN WEAKEN FRI NIGHT INTO
SAT...AND PERSIST INTO MON NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE
ACROSS THE FAR SRN WATERS TODAY. STRONG HIGH PRES W AND NW OF THE
AREA WILL BUILD INTO THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TODAY INTO
TONIGHT...MOVE SLOWLY E ACROSS THE NRN AREAS FRI INTO SAT
NIGHT...THEN BE ACROSS MUCH OF THE REGION SUN AND SUN NIGHT
BEFORE WEAKENING MON.

$$

PZZ820-260645-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
751 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ920-260645-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
751 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ825-260645-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
751 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ925-260645-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
751 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

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

$$

PZZ830-260645-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
751 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ930-260645-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
751 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7
TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ835-260645-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
751 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 30 KT LATE. SEAS 14 TO
18 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ935-260645-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
751 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ840-260645-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
751 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ940-260645-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
751 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ945-260645-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
751 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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