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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
808 PM PST Wed Nov 22 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.

PZZ899-231730-
808 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...High pressure will persist
over the S waters tonight into Thu, then dissipate Thu night. A
weak cold front will slowly move into the N waters tonight, move
into the central waters Thu, then stall across the area Thu night
into Fri. The front will lift N as a warm front Fri night, ahead
of a strong cold front approaching from the W. The cold front
will move into the N portions Sat, cross into the central areas
Sat night, then dissipate over the S waters Sun and Sun night.
Another cold front will move into the N waters Sun, then
dissipate over the central waters Sun night. High pressure will
build across the area from the W Mon and Mon night.

$$

PZZ820-231730-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
808 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9
to 12 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW. Seas subsiding
to 7 to 9 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
7 to 8 ft.
.SAT...S to SE winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft,
building to 8 to 14 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas building to 10 to 18 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
becoming 12 to 19 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 15 to 21
ft.
.MON...Winds diminishing to NW 15 to 25 kt, then becoming W to NW 5
to 15 kt. Seas 16 to 18 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 11 to 15
ft.

$$

PZZ920-231730-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
808 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 14 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...Winds becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to
12 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 10 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Winds shifting to S to SE 5 to 15 kt, then becoming
SE 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SAT...S to SE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 11 to 18 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Winds becoming W to SW 25 to 35 kt, then becoming
SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S to SW 25 to 35 kt. Seas
building to 13 to 21 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Winds becoming W 30 to 40 kt, then diminishing to
25 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 17 to 22 ft.
.MON...NW winds diminishing to 15 to 25 kt, then becoming W. Seas
subsiding to 15 to 19 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 10 to 15 ft.

$$

PZZ825-231730-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
808 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. Chance of rain
early. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft. Chance of
rain. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 9 ft.
Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 7 to 8
ft.
.SAT...Winds becoming S to SE 10 to 20 kt, then becoming S 20 to
30 kt. Seas becoming 7 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 9 to 16 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 20 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 13 to 18 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 15
to 18 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 12 to 15 ft.

$$

PZZ925-231730-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
808 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
subsiding to 8 to 9 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to
9 ft.
.SAT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 10 to 16 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to
15 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 25 to 35 kt. Seas
building to 11 to 19 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 14 to 19 ft.
.MON...NW winds diminishing to 15 to 20 kt, then becoming N to NW 5
to 15 kt. Seas 15 to 18 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 11 to 15 ft.

$$

PZZ830-231730-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
808 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...N to NW winds increasing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming N 5 to
15 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SAT...Winds shifting to S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
building to 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt.
Seas building to 11 to 15 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N. Seas becoming 13 to 16 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 13 to 15 ft.

$$

PZZ930-231730-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
808 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. Chance of rain
and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 8 to 9
ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
Areas of fog.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT...Winds increasing to S to SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
11 ft.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 10 to 16 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW. Seas 12 to 16 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas 14 to 16
ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas becoming 12 to 15 ft.

$$

PZZ835-231730-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
808 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.SUN...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas becoming 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt. Seas
building to 8 to 14 ft.
.MON...N winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 12 to 15 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 15 to 16 ft.

$$

PZZ935-231730-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
808 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas becoming 7 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 7 to 9
ft.
.SAT...Winds becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas
building to 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 9 to 15 ft.
.MON...Winds becoming N 15 to 20 kt. Seas becoming 12 to 15 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 13 to 16 ft.

$$

PZZ840-231730-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
808 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming
W to NW. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT...W winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
building to 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9
to 15 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 10 to 18
ft.

$$

PZZ940-231730-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
808 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 9
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Winds becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt, then becoming N
to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 9 to 15 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 13 to 18 ft.

$$

PZZ945-231730-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
808 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6
ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Seas
building to 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 8
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W. Seas becoming 7
to 9 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 6 to 9 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 11 to 17 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Musonda. Ocean Prediction Center.



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