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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
236 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 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.

PZZ899-241045-
236 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A high pressure ridge will
remain NW of the area while slowly weakening, while a low
pressure trough continues near the central and northern
California coasts 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. A high pressure ridge will strengthen W of the
region Sat and Sat night.

$$

PZZ820-241045-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
236 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.WED...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 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. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 7 to 8
ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ920-241045-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
236 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 2018

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

$$

PZZ825-241045-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
236 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 9
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Seas 8 to
9 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.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 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ925-241045-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
236 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 2018

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

$$

PZZ830-241045-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
236 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 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 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8
to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ930-241045-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
236 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TONIGHT...N to 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 10 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW. 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 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
building to 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ835-241045-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
236 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 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 5 to 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, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7
ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ935-241045-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
236 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 2018

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

$$

PZZ840-241045-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
236 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4
to 8 ft.
.TUE...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW 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 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT and SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ940-241045-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
236 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt early,
then becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT and THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI and FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ945-241045-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
236 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt early,
then becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE through WED...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT and THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 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 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.SAT and SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Shaw. Ocean Prediction Center.


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