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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
811 AM PST SUN DEC 21 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.

PZZ899-220630-
811 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE
THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL EXPAND INTO THE NRN WATERS TODAY THROUGH
MON NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
DEVELOP ALONG THE SRN COAST TODAY...EXPAND N INTO THE CENTRAL
COAST TONIGHT INTO MON NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A
COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE N AND CENTRAL WATERS WED AND WED
NIGHT...THEN MOVE INTO SRN WATERS WED NIGHT AND THU. HIGH PRES
WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-220630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
811 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12
TO 15 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
EARLY.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ920-220630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
811 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 12
TO 16 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS
11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ825-220630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
811 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
11 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ925-220630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
811 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ830-220630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
811 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11
TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
10 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ930-220630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
811 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ835-220630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
811 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ935-220630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
811 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ840-220630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
811 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT E OF 119W N WINDS 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT E OF 119W N WINDS 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT E OF 120W N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT E OF 120W N WINDS 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ940-220630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
811 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ945-220630-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
811 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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