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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
238 PM PDT Sun Aug 19 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.

PZZ899-201100-
238 PM PDT Sun Aug 19 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A low pressure trough will
persist near the northern California coast toniht into Mon, then
weaken late Mon into Tue. An area of high pressure will persist
to the W and NW of the waters tonight through Mon night, then
shift W of the region Tue through early Wed while weakening. A
high pressure ridge will build N of the waters Wed through Fri
night as the trough along the northern California coast
intensifies again.

$$

PZZ820-201100-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
238 PM PDT Sun Aug 19 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.WED...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5
to 6 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ920-201100-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
238 PM PDT Sun Aug 19 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ825-201100-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
238 PM PDT Sun Aug 19 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 5 to 6
ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ925-201100-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
238 PM PDT Sun Aug 19 2018

.TONIGHT and MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to 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 6 to 8
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ830-201100-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
238 PM PDT Sun Aug 19 2018

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

$$

PZZ930-201100-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
238 PM PDT Sun Aug 19 2018

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

$$

PZZ835-201100-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
238 PM PDT Sun Aug 19 2018

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

$$

PZZ935-201100-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
238 PM PDT Sun Aug 19 2018

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

$$

PZZ840-201100-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
238 PM PDT Sun Aug 19 2018

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6
ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT and TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT and FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ940-201100-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
238 PM PDT Sun Aug 19 2018

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

$$

PZZ945-201100-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
238 PM PDT Sun Aug 19 2018

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU through FRI...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Musonda. Ocean Prediction Center.


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