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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
856 PM PDT Sun Oct 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.

PZZ899-231645-
856 PM PDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A high pressure ridge across
the central waters will slowly shift N tonight through Mon night.
A low pressure trough along the S and central California coast
will gradually expand N along the coast and strengthen through
Thu night, and persist through Fri night.

$$

PZZ820-231645-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
856 PM PDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 10 to 12 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 12 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY
1 nm or less early.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 13 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 9 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.WED and WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.THU...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds diminishing to 15 to 20 kt, then becoming N to
NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas subsiding to
6 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas becoming 6 to 11
ft.

$$

PZZ920-231645-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
856 PM PDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
10 to 12 ft.
.MON...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 12
ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.TUE and TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 9
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas becoming 7 to 12
ft.

$$

PZZ825-231645-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
856 PM PDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 12 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas becoming 9 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas becoming 7 to 10 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.THU...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds becoming 10 to 20 kt, then diminishing to 5
to 15 kt. Seas becoming 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ925-231645-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
856 PM PDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.THU...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas building to 7 to 11 ft.

$$

PZZ830-231645-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
856 PM PDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 6
to 9 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ930-231645-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
856 PM PDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 12 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas becoming 9 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft.
.WED and WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ835-231645-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
856 PM PDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 11
ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ935-231645-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
856 PM PDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
7 to 10 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ840-231645-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
856 PM PDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10
ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6
to 11 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7
ft.
.THU...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7
ft.

$$

PZZ940-231645-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
856 PM PDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas 8 to 10
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas becoming 6 to 8 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6
to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI and FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ945-231645-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
856 PM PDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 8
ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
becoming 6 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT and FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6
ft.

$$

.Forecaster Bancroft. Ocean Prediction Center.



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