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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
224 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

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.

PZZ899-210030-
224 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A high pressure ridge will
persist NW of the area into Tue, as a low pressure trough remains
along the coast. The ridge will weaken late Tue and Tue night.
Low pressure will develop W of the area Wed and Wed night, then
approach the northern waters Thu and Thu night.

$$

PZZ820-210030-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
224 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Seas
7 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.THU...NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 6 to
7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas
6 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ920-210030-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
224 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.THU...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to
20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ825-210030-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
224 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.THU...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S. Seas 6 to
8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ925-210030-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
224 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to
7 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.THU...E winds less than 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ830-210030-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
224 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.MON and MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S. Seas 6 to
8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ930-210030-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
224 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.THU...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ835-210030-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
224 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.MON and MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
6 to 7 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ935-210030-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
224 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.MON and MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds less than 5 kt, becoming variable. Seas
6 to 7 ft.
.THU...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ840-210030-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
224 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ940-210030-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
224 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds less than 5 kt, becoming variable. Seas
6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ945-210030-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
224 AM PDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Nolt. Ocean Prediction Center.



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