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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
318 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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.

PZZ899-221200-
318 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE
NW PORTION TONIGHT AND MOVE INTO THE WATERS WED AND WED
NIGHT...AND MOVE OVER CENTRAL AREAS THU AND DISSIPATE BY EARLY
THU NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS FROM THE
SW TONIGHT AND WED...THEN BECOME WEAKER LATER WED INTO THU...AND
REMAIN ACROSS THE SRN WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH
ALONG THE SRN CALIFORNIA COAST WILL REMAIN TONIGHT INTO WED...AND
THEN WEAKEN WED AND WED NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL MOVE INTO THE NRN
WATERS FRI AND LIFT N OF THE AREA FRI NIGHT AND SAT. HIGH PRES
WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W AND NW OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS
LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT...PERSIST TO THE W OF THE AREA THROUGH SUN
NIGHT. A COASTAL TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE CENTRAL AND SRN
COASTS SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-221200-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
318 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ920-221200-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
318 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16
FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ825-221200-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
318 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 9 TO
10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE
10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ925-221200-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
318 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ830-221200-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
318 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
9 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ930-221200-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
318 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 9 TO
10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ835-221200-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
318 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
9 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ935-221200-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
318 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ840-221200-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
318 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ940-221200-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
318 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ945-221200-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
318 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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