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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
159 AM PST TUE FEB 28 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.

PZZ899-282230-
159 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...HIGH PRES WILL BUILD SE TOWARDS
THE WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT...WITH A RIDGE BUILDING NE INTO THE
NRN WATERS WED THROUGH THU. THE RIDGE WILL MOVE SLOWLY MOVE SE
ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT...AND INTO THE
SRN WATERS SAT NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE NRN
WATERS FRI NIGHT AND SAT...AND INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS SAT
NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-282230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
159 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT AND WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ920-282230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
159 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT AND WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ825-282230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
159 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ925-282230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
159 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ830-282230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
159 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ930-282230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
159 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT AND WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ835-282230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
159 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ935-282230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
159 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY THROUGH WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ840-282230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
159 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

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

$$

PZZ940-282230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
159 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ945-282230-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
159 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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