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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
202 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

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.

PZZ899-132230-
202 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A COLD FRONT OVER THE CENTRAL
PORTION WILL DISSIPATE EARLY TODAY. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E AND NE
OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TODAY...AS A LOW PRES TROUGH
DEVELOPS NEAR THE COAST. THE HIGH AND COASTAL LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL PERSIST TONIGHT THROUGH TUE. THE TROUGH AND HIGH PRES AREA
WILL WEAKEN TUE NIGHT AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE W AND
NW. THE FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS FROM NW TO SE WED INTO WED
NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-132230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
202 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
10 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN W TO NW
5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN INCREASING
TO NW 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ920-132230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
202 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ825-132230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
202 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW AND
INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ925-132230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
202 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ830-132230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
202 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT...THEN SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 30
KT...THEN BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12
FT.

$$

PZZ930-132230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
202 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AND INCREASING
TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ835-132230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
202 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ935-132230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
202 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW AND INCREASING
TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12
FT.

$$

PZZ840-132230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
202 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ940-132230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
202 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ945-132230-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
202 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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