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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
919 AM PDT WED JUL 23 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.

PZZ899-240515-
919 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL DRIFT SE
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TODAY...THEN DISSIPATE TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD NW OF THE AREA THU AND THU NIGHT...THEN PERSIST
THROUGH SUN NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING SLIGHTLY. A LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL DEVELOP NEAR THE CENTRAL AND SRN CALIFORNIA COAST LATE TODAY
AND TONIGHT...THEN EXPAND N NEAR THE NRN COAST THU AND THU NIGHT.
THE TROUGH WILL PERSIST NEAR THE NRN COAST FRI THROUGH SAT NIGHT...
THEN WEAKEN SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-240515-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
919 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT OVER SE PORTION
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION
TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ920-240515-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
919 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT OVER FAR SE PORTION
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT SE
PORTION TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT THU NIGHT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ825-240515-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
919 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT SUN. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ925-240515-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
919 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT OVER SE PORTION
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS E.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS E.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ830-240515-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
919 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ930-240515-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
919 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ835-240515-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
919 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ935-240515-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
919 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ840-240515-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
919 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT SAT NIGHT.

$$

PZZ940-240515-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
919 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT OVER FAR NW PORTION 5
TO 10 KT EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT.

$$

PZZ945-240515-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
919 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT...HIGHEST W.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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