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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
853 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

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.

PZZ899-281630-
853 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...HIGH PRES WILL BUILD W OF THE
AREA TONIGHT THROUGH MON...THEN DISSIPATE MON NIGHT INTO TUE. A
LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE SRN AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST WILL
INTENSIFY MON NIGHT AND TUE...AND PERSIST THROUGH WED NIGHT. A
WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NRN WATERS TUE AND
DISSIPATE AS IT MOVES INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS LATE TUE INTO TUE
NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD W TOWARDS THE REGION TUE
NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-281630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
853 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ920-281630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
853 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ825-281630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
853 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ925-281630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
853 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ830-281630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
853 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.

$$

PZZ930-281630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
853 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 4
TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ835-281630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
853 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT AND SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ935-281630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
853 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT AND SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ840-281630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
853 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT AND SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT.

$$

PZZ940-281630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
853 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT AND SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ945-281630-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
853 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT AND SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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