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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
329 PM PDT MON OCT 20 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.

PZZ899-211030-
329 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A COLD FRONT OVER THE SRN
WATERS WILL DISSIPATE BY THIS EVENING. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
CROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE NW PORTION AND MOVE INTO THE WATERS LATE TUE NIGHT
INTO WED NIGHT...AND STALL OVER THE NRN AREAS THU AND DISSIPATE BY
THU NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS FROM
THE SW TONIGHT THROUGH WED...THEN WEAKEN LATER WED INTO THU...AND
BE ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL FORM ALONG THE SRN CALIFORNIA COAST
TONIGHT...PERSIST TUE INTO WED...AND THEN WEAKEN WED AND WED
NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL PASS 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.

$$

PZZ820-211030-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
329 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS
10 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ920-211030-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
329 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 13 TO 18
FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ825-211030-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
329 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ925-211030-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
329 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 11 TO
14 FT.
.THU...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ830-211030-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
329 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13
TO 16 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ930-211030-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
329 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ835-211030-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
329 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
9 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ935-211030-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
329 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ840-211030-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
329 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 10 FT BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ940-211030-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
329 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6
TO 12 FT BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ945-211030-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
329 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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