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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
859 PM PDT SUN AUG 28 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.

PZZ899-291630-
859 PM PDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...HIGH PRES WILL PERSIST JUST W
OF THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO MON NIGHT...THEN SHIFT W AND DISSIPATE
LATE MON NIGHT AND TUE. A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE SRN AND
CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST WILL INTENSIFY MON AND MON NIGHT...
PERSIST TUE THROUGH THU NIGHT...THEN EXPAND N TO THE NRN
CALIFORNIA COAST FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL
DISSIPATE AS IT MOVES SE THROUGH THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TUE
NIGHT INTO WED. A LARGE HIGH PRES AREA WILL BUILD TO THE W OF THE
WATERS WED THROUGH FRI NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-291630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ920-291630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ825-291630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT AND MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ925-291630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT AND MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ830-291630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ930-291630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ835-291630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT SUN AUG 28 2016

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

$$

PZZ935-291630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ840-291630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT.

$$

PZZ940-291630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT SUN AUG 28 2016

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

$$

PZZ945-291630-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
859 PM PDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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