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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
224 AM PDT Wed Apr 8 2020

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.

PZZ899-090015-
224 AM PDT Wed Apr 8 2020

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A ridge of high pressure will
build towards the region today and tonight, and persist just W
of the waters Thu through Sat night. This ridge will build south
again Sun and Sun night. A low pressure trough will strengthen
along the northern and central California coast today and tonight,
persist on Thu, then weaken Thu night. This trough will
restrengthen along portions of the California coast Fri night and
persist Sat through Sun night.

$$

PZZ820-090015-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
224 AM PDT Wed Apr 8 2020

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.THU...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SAT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

$$

PZZ920-090015-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
224 AM PDT Wed Apr 8 2020

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ825-090015-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 NM and 150 NM offshore-
224 AM PDT Wed Apr 8 2020

.TODAY...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.

$$

PZZ925-090015-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 NM and 250 NM offshore-
224 AM PDT Wed Apr 8 2020

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.THU...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ830-090015-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
224 AM PDT Wed Apr 8 2020

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt. Seas
7 to 11 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ930-090015-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
224 AM PDT Wed Apr 8 2020

.TODAY...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ835-090015-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 NM and
150 NM offshore-
224 AM PDT Wed Apr 8 2020

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 7 to
9 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 6 to
8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to
20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ935-090015-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 NM
and 250 NM offshore-
224 AM PDT Wed Apr 8 2020

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
8 to 10 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ840-090015-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 NM
and 150 NM offshore-
224 AM PDT Wed Apr 8 2020

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers.
.THU...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ940-090015-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 NM and 250 NM offshore-
224 AM PDT Wed Apr 8 2020

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 8 ft.
.THU...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ945-090015-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 NM offshore
west to 120W-
224 AM PDT Wed Apr 8 2020

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft.
.THU...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Nolt. Ocean Prediction Center.



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