Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
895
FZPN26 KWBC 301530
OFFPZ6

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
830 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 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.

PZZ899-310445-
830 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A STRONG HIGH PRES AREA
CENTERED W OF THE NRN WATERS WILL DRIFT SW TODAY AND TONIGHT. THE
HIGH WILL WEAKEN AND MERGE WITH ANOTHER AREA OF HIGH PRES NW OF
THE AREA SUN...THEN GRADUALLY STRENGTHEN SUN NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT
AS IT DRIFTS BACK E TOWARDS THE AREA. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
PERSIST INLAND OVER CALIFORNIA THROUGH WED NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-310445-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
830 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST
NE.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ920-310445-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
830 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT EARLY.
SEAS 12 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST N.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST N.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15
FT...HIGHEST N.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST N.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST N.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST N.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST N.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ825-310445-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
830 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST N.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST N.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT EARLY. SEAS
10 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ925-310445-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
830 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ830-310445-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
830 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST N.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13
FT...HIGHEST N.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ930-310445-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
830 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST N.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST N.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST N.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ835-310445-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
830 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT EARLY. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ935-310445-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
830 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13
FT...HIGHEST N.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ840-310445-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
830 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT EARLY. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ940-310445-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
830 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT EARLY.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT EARLY. SEAS 7
TO 10 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ945-310445-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
830 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT AND SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.