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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
744 PM PST Sun Feb 18 2018

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.

PZZ899-191645-
744 PM PST Sun Feb 18 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A cold front will move S over
the waters tonight and Mon. A low pressure trough will strengthen
along the California coast Mon, then weaken Mon night and Tue. A
weak low center will move S into the region Tue night, then move
inland near Point Conception Wed. A Weak cold front will move S
into the waters Wed night through Thu night. A low pressure
trough will restrengthen along the California coast Fri night.

$$

PZZ820-191645-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
744 PM PST Sun Feb 18 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 30 to 35 kt. Seas 16 to 25 ft.
.MON...N winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas 16 to
24 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 11 to 18 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds backing to W 15 to 25 kt, then becoming S to SE
20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 7 to 10 ft.
.WED...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Winds backing to N to NE 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7
to 8 ft, building to 8 to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
becoming 11 to 15 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 8 to 14 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 10
ft.

$$

PZZ920-191645-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
744 PM PST Sun Feb 18 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 30 to 35 kt, becoming N. Seas 15 to 25 ft.
.MON...N winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas 16 to
23 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 11 to 18 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW 15 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13
ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 11 ft.
.THU...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 15 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding
to 8 to 13 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 8 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ825-191645-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
744 PM PST Sun Feb 18 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 35 kt. Seas 13
to 21 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 30 to 35 kt, becoming N 25 to 30 kt. Seas
becoming 18 to 22 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 14 to 19 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming
W to NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.
.WED...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
6 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds increasing to 25 to 35 kt, then becoming
N 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 15 ft.
.FRI...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
subsiding to 8 to 11 ft.

$$

PZZ925-191645-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
744 PM PST Sun Feb 18 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.
.MON...N winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 16 to 22 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 13 to 19 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Seas
subsiding to 8 to 10 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
8 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 8 to 14 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 11
ft.

$$

PZZ830-191645-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
744 PM PST Sun Feb 18 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.MON...NW winds 30 to 35 kt, becoming N to NW 25 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 15 to 21 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 15 to 19 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 11 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds diminishing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 8 to 11 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds increasing to 25 to 30 kt, then becoming N.
Seas building to 8 to 14 ft.
.FRI...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 11 to 14 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 12 ft.

$$

PZZ930-191645-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
744 PM PST Sun Feb 18 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.MON...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 14 to 21 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 19 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas subsiding
to 8 to 11 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft.
.FRI...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 11 to 13 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 9 to 12 ft.

$$

PZZ835-191645-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
744 PM PST Sun Feb 18 2018

.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.MON...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 13 to 19 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming N. Seas becoming 17 to
19 ft.
.TUE...N winds diminishing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 12 to
16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 12 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 13 ft.
.FRI...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 11 to 13 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 9 to 12 ft.

$$

PZZ935-191645-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
744 PM PST Sun Feb 18 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.MON...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 11 to 19 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 15 to 19 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 12 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 12 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7
to 12 ft.
.FRI...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 10 to 13 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.

$$

PZZ840-191645-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
744 PM PST Sun Feb 18 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8
to 14 ft.
.MON...NW winds 30 to 40 kt, diminishing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 10 to 17 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 13
ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building
to 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

PZZ940-191645-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
744 PM PST Sun Feb 18 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 10 to 17 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 13 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 13 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9
ft.
.FRI...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.

$$

PZZ945-191645-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
744 PM PST Sun Feb 18 2018

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 13
ft.
.WED...N winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming NW. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas subsiding to 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4
to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Shaw. Ocean Prediction Center.



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