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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
255 AM PDT WED SEP 17 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.

PZZ899-172330-
255 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS WILL WEAKEN TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER
WILL MOVE E INTO THE NRN WATERS LATE TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN
DISSIPATE LATE THU. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD JUST NW OF THE
AREA FRI INTO SAT...WEAKEN LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN DRIFT E
INTO THE NRN WATERS SUN INTO SUN NIGHT. A COASTAL LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL INTENSIFY FRI INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN SAT INTO SAT
NIGHT. TROPICAL STORM ODILE WAS OVER THE GULF OF CALIFORNIA NEAR
30.1N 113.5W AT 2 AM PDT AND WAS MOVING N NE AT 5 KT. ODILE IS
EXPECTED TO WEAKEN AND PASS INLAND THIS AFTERNOON. SEE THE LATEST
NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER ADVISORY.

$$

PZZ820-172330-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
255 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT EARLY.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT LATE. SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF
TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ920-172330-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
255 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ825-172330-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
255 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT LATE. SHOWERS AND
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ925-172330-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
255 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ830-172330-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
255 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT LATE...HIGHEST NW.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ930-172330-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
255 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT LATE.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 9 TO
10 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ835-172330-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
255 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING S
TO SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ935-172330-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
255 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO
7 TO 10 FT LATE. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NW.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.  HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NW.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ840-172330-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
255 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.

$$

PZZ940-172330-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
255 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PZZ945-172330-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
255 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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