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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
903 PM PDT Sun Apr 22 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.

PZZ899-231645-
903 PM PDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A high pressure ridge will
remain NW of the area while slowly weakening, while a low
pressure trough continues along the California coast through Tue
night. The resulting pressure gradient will slowly weaken tonight
through Tue night. The trough will move offshore Wed and Wed
night, while a weak low pressure area forms just W of the
northern waters. The low will remain nearly stationary just NW of
the area Thu and Thu night, then move slowly NE and pass N of the
waters Fri and Fri night while weakening.

$$

PZZ820-231645-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
903 PM PDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to
9 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas
6 to 7 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas
6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ920-231645-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
903 PM PDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft, highest SE.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas becoming 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ825-231645-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
903 PM PDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 8 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 8 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to
8 ft.
.WED NIGHT and THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 6 to
7 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ925-231645-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
903 PM PDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
7 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ830-231645-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
903 PM PDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 8 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas subsiding to 7 to 8 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt. Seas
6 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ930-231645-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
903 PM PDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
8 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas subsiding to 7 to 8 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT and THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ835-231645-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
903 PM PDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to
10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to
8 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ935-231645-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
903 PM PDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
8 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas subsiding
to 7 to 8 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT and FRI...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ840-231645-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
903 PM PDT Sun Apr 22 2018

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

$$

PZZ940-231645-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
903 PM PDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.MON...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ945-231645-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
903 PM PDT Sun Apr 22 2018

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

$$

.Forecaster Bancroft. Ocean Prediction Center.


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