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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
247 AM PDT WED JUL 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.

PZZ899-280030-
247 AM PDT WED JUL 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...STRONG HIGH PRES W OF THE AREA
WILL DRIFT W AS IT SLOWLY STRENGTHENS TODAY INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN
CONTINUE TO MOVE SLOWLY W SAT INTO SUN NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH
ALONG THE NRN AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST WILL PERSIST TODAY
THROUGH SUN NIGHT. A VERY WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE FAR
NW PORTION AND DISSIPATE FRI INTO FRI NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-280030-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
247 AM PDT WED JUL 27 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13
FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NE.
.TONIGHT AND THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ920-280030-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
247 AM PDT WED JUL 27 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TODAY THROUGH THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT EARLY. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT EARLY. SEAS
10 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ825-280030-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
247 AM PDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ925-280030-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
247 AM PDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ830-280030-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
247 AM PDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST NW.

$$

PZZ930-280030-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
247 AM PDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ835-280030-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
247 AM PDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW EARLY.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ935-280030-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
247 AM PDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13
FT...HIGHEST NW.

$$

PZZ840-280030-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
247 AM PDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS NW.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ940-280030-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
247 AM PDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6
TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT AND THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST
NW.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ945-280030-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
247 AM PDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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