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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
830 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 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.

PZZ899-250300-
830 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A strong low pres trough near
the N California coast will continue through tonight, weaken Tue,
then persist through Fri night. A high pres ridge NW of the waters
will remain nearly stationary through tonight. The ridge will
move slowly SE while weakening Tue and Tue night, then persist
just NW of the waters Wed through Thu night before drifting SE
over the NW portion Fri and Fri night.

$$

PZZ820-250300-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
830 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 16 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt early, diminishing to 20 to 30
kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 11 ft.
.WED...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9
ft.

$$

PZZ920-250300-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
830 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TODAY...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 11 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ825-250300-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
830 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Chance of rain.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ925-250300-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
830 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 14 ft.
.TONIGHT AND TUE...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ830-250300-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
830 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ930-250300-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
830 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ835-250300-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
830 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ935-250300-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
830 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ840-250300-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
830 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 4
to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ940-250300-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
830 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 5 to
8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ945-250300-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
830 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TODAY...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT AND TUE...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Reinhart. Ocean Prediction Center.



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