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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
309 PM PDT THU JUL 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.

PZZ899-291100-
309 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...HIGH PRES W OF THE NRN WATERS
WILL STRENGTHEN AND MOVE W TONIGHT AND FRI...THEN CONTINUE
DRIFTING SLOWLY W FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE GRADUALLY
WEAKENING. THE HIGH WILL MERGE WITH ANOTHER AREA OF HIGH PRES NW
OF THE AREA SUN...THEN GRADUALLY STRENGTHEN SUN NIGHT INTO TUE
NIGHT AND IT DRIFTS BACK E TOWARDS THE AREA. A LOW PRES TROUGH
INLAND CALIFORNIA WILL PERSIST TODAY THROUGH TUE NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-291100-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
309 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
12 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8
TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ920-291100-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
309 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11
FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

PZZ825-291100-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
309 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION
TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ925-291100-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
309 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ830-291100-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
309 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS NW.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS NW.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS NW.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N 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.

$$

PZZ930-291100-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
309 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

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

$$

PZZ835-291100-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
309 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ935-291100-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
309 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TONIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ840-291100-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
309 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ940-291100-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
309 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TONIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ945-291100-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
309 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TONIGHT AND FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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