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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
734 PM PST Sun Feb 28 2021

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.

PZZ899-011615-
734 PM PST Sun Feb 28 2021

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A low pressure trough along the
California coast will dissipate tonight. A weak cold front will
move into the NW portion Mon as a low pressure develops along the
frontal boundary just W of the region. The low center will move
SW, away from the waters, Mon night and Tue. A high pressure
ridge will move into the NW waters Tue night and Wed, then shift
to the SE portion Wed night through Thu night before weakening
Fri into Fri night. A cold front will slowly move SE over the
waters Thu into Fri night.

$$

PZZ820-011615-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
734 PM PST Sun Feb 28 2021

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW less than
10 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.MON...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to
12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to
20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.THU...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.FRI...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 18 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 14 to 17 ft.

$$

PZZ920-011615-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
734 PM PST Sun Feb 28 2021

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 6 to
9 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
8 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW less than 10 kt.
Seas 15 to 18 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 13 to 15 ft.

$$

PZZ825-011615-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 NM and 150 NM offshore-
734 PM PST Sun Feb 28 2021

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
6 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 10 to 11 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
7 to 9 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.FRI...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 15 ft.

$$

PZZ925-011615-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 NM and 250 NM offshore-
734 PM PST Sun Feb 28 2021

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
7 to 10 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 6 to
7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.FRI...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 16 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW. Seas 14 to 15 ft.

$$

PZZ830-011615-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
734 PM PST Sun Feb 28 2021

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas
6 to 7 ft.
.TUE...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N. Seas
8 to 11 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 11 to 14 ft.

$$

PZZ930-011615-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
734 PM PST Sun Feb 28 2021

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas
7 to 11 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
6 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 6 to
11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 7 to
9 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to
9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.FRI...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 12 to 15 ft.

$$

PZZ835-011615-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 NM and
150 NM offshore-
734 PM PST Sun Feb 28 2021

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

$$

PZZ935-011615-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 NM
and 250 NM offshore-
734 PM PST Sun Feb 28 2021

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas
8 to 12 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
6 to 7 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 7 to
8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.

$$

PZZ840-011615-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 NM
and 150 NM offshore-
734 PM PST Sun Feb 28 2021

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable, then, becoming
E to NE. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 4 to
8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.WED...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 4 to
8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI...NW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

PZZ940-011615-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 NM and 250 NM offshore-
734 PM PST Sun Feb 28 2021

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

$$

PZZ945-011615-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 NM offshore
west to 120W-
734 PM PST Sun Feb 28 2021

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE.
Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Krekeler. Ocean Prediction Center.



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