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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
810 PM PST FRI DEC 19 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.

PZZ899-201700-
810 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE
SRN WATERS TONIGHT WILL DRIFT N THROUGH THE CENTRAL TO THE NRN
WATERS SAT THROUGH TUE...THEN WEAKEN TUE NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE SRN COAST SAT AND SAT NIGHT...EXPAND N
ALONG THE COAST SUN INTO MON NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN TUE AND TUE
NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE N AND CENTRAL WATERS WED AND
WED NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-201700-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
810 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 15 TO 19 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
15 TO 19 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY...THEN AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 14 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
BECOMING 10 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.

$$

PZZ920-201700-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
810 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 17 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 16 TO 20 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 15 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
10 TO 13 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED...WINDS INCREASING TO W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10
TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16
FT.

$$

PZZ825-201700-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
810 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 17 FT.

$$

PZZ925-201700-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
810 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
14 TO 18 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ830-201700-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
810 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT BUILDING TO
14 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 13 TO
14 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11
TO 16 FT.

$$

PZZ930-201700-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
810 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT BECOMING 16 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11
TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ835-201700-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
810 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT BUILDING TO
10 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
14 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ935-201700-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
810 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 14 FT BUILDING TO 14 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ840-201700-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
810 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SAT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO
17 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST
NW.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST W.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13
FT...HIGHEST W.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ940-201700-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
810 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT BUILDING TO
10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15
KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ945-201700-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
810 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST
NW.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST
NW.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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