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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
302 PM PDT SUN SEP 25 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.

PZZ899-261015-
302 PM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE
CALIFORNIA COAST TONIGHT WILL PERSIST INTO MON NIGHT...THEN
STRENGTHEN TUE INTO WED BEFORE WEAKENING WED NIGHT INTO THU. A
WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE FAR NRN WATERS MON
NIGHT. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE NRN WATERS WED
NIGHT...THEN MOVE THROUGH THE AREA THU INTO FRI. OTHERWISE...A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PREVAIL ACROSS THE WATERS INTO FRI NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-261015-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
302 PM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT EARLY. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ920-261015-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
302 PM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT AND MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW EARLY. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ825-261015-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
302 PM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT AND MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT EARLY. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.

$$

PZZ925-261015-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
302 PM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9
FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ830-261015-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
302 PM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT EARLY. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ930-261015-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
302 PM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ835-261015-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
302 PM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N EARLY. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ935-261015-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
302 PM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT EARLY. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ840-261015-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
302 PM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW EARLY ...THEN BECOMING N
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW EARLY. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ940-261015-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
302 PM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT EARLY. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT EARLY. SEAS 5
FT.
.TUE...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ945-261015-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
302 PM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N EARLY. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10
KT EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER HOLLEY. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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