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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
152 AM PST SUN FEB 19 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.

PZZ899-192230-
152 AM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A COLD FRONT OVER THE NRN
WATERS WILL MOVE INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS TODAY AND BECOME
STATIONARY. STRONG LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE OVER THE NRN WATERS
TONIGHT INTO MON...WITH ANOTHER LOW TO FOLLOW MON INTO MON NIGHT.
THE COLD FRONT OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL MOVE SE INTO THE SRN
WATERS TUE AND DISSIPATE. WEAKENING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE
AREA TUE AND DISSIPATE AS IT MOVES INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS TUE
NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE AREA WED THROUGH THU
NIGHT. A WEAKENING LOW PRES AREA WILL MOVE INTO THE NRN WATERS
THU NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-192230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
152 AM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ920-192230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
152 AM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 19 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
11 TO 19 FT...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ825-192230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
152 AM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
12 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ925-192230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
152 AM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
11 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 11 TO
15 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ830-192230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
152 AM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN AND AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN AND FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 11 TO
14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ930-192230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
152 AM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

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

$$

PZZ835-192230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
152 AM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN AND FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. RAIN AND AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 10 TO
13 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ935-192230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
152 AM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ840-192230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
152 AM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ940-192230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
152 AM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
10 TO 17 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ945-192230-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
152 AM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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