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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
831 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 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.

PZZ899-180415-
831 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS... A low pres trough near the N
California coast will persist through Sat, strengthen Sat night
through Sun night, then weaken on Mon. A high pres ridge NW of
the area will persist today through Mon night. Weak low pres will
develop near the central California coast on Sun night and move
S across the southern waters Mon and Mon night.

$$

PZZ820-180415-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
831 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY THROUGH FRI...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SAT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to
9 to 15 ft.
.SUN...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming 25 to 30 kt. Seas
9 to 16 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ920-180415-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
831 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ825-180415-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
831 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 10 to 14 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 11 to 16 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ925-180415-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
831 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 15 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ830-180415-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
831 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt.
Seas subsiding to 6 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ930-180415-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
831 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY THROUGH FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 10 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 14 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 11 ft.

$$

PZZ835-180415-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
831 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT AND FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
7 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming variable 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE.
Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ935-180415-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
831 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to
20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

$$

PZZ840-180415-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
831 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ940-180415-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
831 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ945-180415-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
831 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt. Seas
4 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Reinhart. Ocean Prediction Center.


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