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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
757 AM PST FRI FEB 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.

PZZ899-250345-
757 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...HIGH PRES OVER THE AREA WILL
PASS SE ACROSS THE OUTER CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS TODAY INTO SAT. A
WEAKENING LOW WILL MOVE S INTO THE NRN WATERS EARLY SAT WHILE
DISSIPATING. ANOTHER LOW WILL APPROACH FROM THE W SAT AND SAT
NIGHT...TRACK E ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN...THEN MOVE INLAND
SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE INTO THE WATERS
MON INTO MON NIGHT...THEN PERSIST INTO TUE NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-250345-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
757 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING NE. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9
FT.
.SUN...WINDS BACKING TO W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 12
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ920-250345-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
757 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO NE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BACKING TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10
FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ825-250345-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
757 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO N TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9
FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ925-250345-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
757 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7
FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ830-250345-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
757 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ930-250345-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
757 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO
NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING
N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO NW 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ835-250345-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
757 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING
W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ935-250345-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
757 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO N TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING
7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6
FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ840-250345-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
757 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ940-250345-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
757 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7
TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 10 TO 15 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5
TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ945-250345-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
757 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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