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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
725 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

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.

PZZ899-220430-
725 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A high pressure ridge will
remain over the SE waters through Wed night, then weaken and
slowly shift further NW Thu into Fri night. A weak low center
will approach the N portion Fri night, then move slowly across
the N waters Sat and Sat night.

$$

PZZ820-220430-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
725 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to
16 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft. Chance of rain and
areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft. Chance of rain and
areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft. Chance of rain.
Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
subsiding to 8 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to SE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7
to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Winds increasing to S 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6
to 8 ft.
.SAT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14
ft.

$$

PZZ920-220430-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
725 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. Chance of rain and
areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S winds diminishing to 20 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY
1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...W to SW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 9
to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to
10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 9 to 16
ft.

$$

PZZ825-220430-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
725 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft. Areas
of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY
1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable less than 5 kt. Seas 8
to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 8
ft.
.FRI...N to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 7 to 8
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft.
.SAT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ925-220430-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
725 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft. Chance of rain and
areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 13 ft. Chance of
rain and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Chance of rain
and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E. Seas
subsiding to 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to
9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas building
to 7 to 13 ft.

$$

PZZ830-220430-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
725 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
6 to 9 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7
to 8 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to
8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 6 to 8
ft.
.SAT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ930-220430-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
725 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...S winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 10 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
7 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 7 to 8
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds diminishing to 10 to 15 kt, then becoming
S 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ835-220430-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
725 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming NW. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8
ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ935-220430-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
725 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
building to 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...N winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas 7 to
8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 6 to 7
ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5
to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ840-220430-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
725 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2
to 4 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas building to 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
3 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ940-220430-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
725 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 4 to 5
ft.
.WED...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas building to 4 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to
8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 6 to 7
ft.
.SAT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 5 to 7
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ945-220430-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
725 AM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT and WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas building to 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds less than 5 kt, becoming variable. Seas 4 to 7
ft.
.SAT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 3
to 6 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Kosier. Ocean Prediction Center.



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