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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 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.

PZZ899-262215-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...LOW PRES OVER THE CENTRAL
WATERS WILL MOVE INTO THE S WATERS TODAY WHILE WEAKENING. A COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE S OVER THE NORTHERN AND INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS
TODAY AND TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E INTO THE AREA
N OF POINT REYES MON INTO THU NIGHT. A WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
FORM ALONG THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST TUE...THEN SLOWLY EXPAND
N ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST TUE NIGHT INTO THU.

$$

PZZ820-262215-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ920-262215-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10
FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9
FT.

$$

PZZ825-262215-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6
TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ925-262215-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9
FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ830-262215-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ930-262215-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9
FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ835-262215-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW...THEN
BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ935-262215-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ840-262215-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ940-262215-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO SW. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ945-262215-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9
FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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