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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
219 PM PST WED DEC 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.

PZZ899-181015-
219 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE
NW PORTION TONIGHT...THEN MOVE SE INTO THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS
THU AND THU NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
ACROSS THE REGION FRI AND FRI NIGHT...REMAIN ACROSS THE CENTRAL
AND SRN WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT...AND THEN BUILD N SUN AND SUN
NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL STRENGTEN ALONG THE SRN AND CENTRAL
CALIFORNIA COAST SUN INTO MON NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-181015-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
219 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
12 TO 20 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 17 TO 20 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ920-181015-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
219 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
13 TO 22 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 17 TO 21 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ825-181015-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
219 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE.
SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ925-181015-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
219 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
11 TO 19 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 16 TO 19 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ830-181015-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
219 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 10 TO
12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
13 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ930-181015-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
219 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW
LATE. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ835-181015-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
219 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
13 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ935-181015-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
219 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ840-181015-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
219 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ940-181015-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
219 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
9 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ945-181015-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
219 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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