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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 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.

PZZ899-120600-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...WEAK HIGH PRES OVER THE CENTRAL
PORTION WILL PERSIST THROUGH TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS THIS AFTERNOON...THEN DISSIPATE AS IT
CROSSES THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO EARLY FRI. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
CROSS THE NRN WATERS DURING THE DAY FRI INTO EARLY FRI NIGHT. HIGH
PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W FRI THROUGH SAT NIGHT AS A LOW PRES
TROUGH DEVELOPS ALONG THE CENTRAL AND SRN CALIFORNIA COAST. THE
HIGH AND COASTAL TROUGH WILL BOTH PERSIST SUN INTO MON NIGHT WHILE
SLOWLY WEAKENING.

$$

PZZ820-120600-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 13 TO 16 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO
NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 9 TO 11
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ920-120600-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 14 TO 17 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11
TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12
FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO NW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ825-120600-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 12 TO 15 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ925-120600-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 13 TO 16 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 14 TO
15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14
TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ830-120600-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 14 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ930-120600-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 15 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
EARLY.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 14 TO
15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 FT.

$$

PZZ835-120600-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

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

$$

PZZ935-120600-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

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

$$

PZZ840-120600-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ940-120600-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

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

$$

PZZ945-120600-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8
TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10
TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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