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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
745 AM PST SAT DEC 27 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.

PZZ899-280645-
745 AM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE
COAST WILL WEAKEN TODAY...THEN PERSIST INTO WED NIGHT. STRONG
HIGH PRES W AND NW OF THE AREA WILL MOVE SLOWLY E ACROSS THE NRN
AREAS TODAY INTO TONIGHT...PERSIST SUN AND SUN NIGHT...THEN
WEAKEN MON INTO MON NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-280645-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
745 AM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NE 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ920-280645-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
745 AM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ825-280645-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
745 AM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ925-280645-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
745 AM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ830-280645-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
745 AM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ930-280645-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
745 AM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ835-280645-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
745 AM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ935-280645-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
745 AM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ840-280645-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
745 AM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ940-280645-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
745 AM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ945-280645-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
745 AM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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