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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
246 AM PDT FRI SEP 30 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.

PZZ899-302200-
246 AM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
MOVE SE INTO THE NRN WATERS TODAY. LOW PRES WILL REMAIN N OF THE
AREA THROUGH SAT NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS
SUN...AND INLAND SUN NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW
MON AND MOVE INTO THE NRN WATERS MON NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL STALL
OVER THE NRN WATERS TUE AND MOVE N AS A WARM FRONT TUE NIGHT. A
LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE SRN CALIFORNIA COAST TODAY
INTO TONIGHT...AND PERSIST THROUGH TUE NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-302200-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW EARLY. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N TO NE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15
KT EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ920-302200-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...WINDS BACKING TO W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE EARLY.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ825-302200-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6
TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO
NW. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ925-302200-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT EARLY.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING
6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ830-302200-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6
TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ930-302200-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ835-302200-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ935-302200-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.TONIGHT AND SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9
FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING N EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ840-302200-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ940-302200-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ945-302200-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
246 AM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER HOLLEY. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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